Bottled Water Consumption Grows in US Despite Recession, Education Efforts.
- National Parks: bottled water sales were banned this year in Grand Canyon National Park and Saguaro National Park
- Towns: Citizens of Concord, Massachusetts have been fighting for years to ban the bottled beverage.
- Universities: Some 90 in the U.S., including the University of Vermont, Loyola University in Chicago, and Humboldt State University in California.
- Public events: Bottled water will not be sold at next year’s America’s Cup race, or any other large public event, thanks to the Zero Waste policy of the San Francisco Port Commission.
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