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Bottled vs. Tap

From: Pat Maxwell
Series: October 2008 - Isla Earth Radio Series
Length: 01:30

American's have been hitting the bottle a lot lately -- to the tune of 9 billion gallons of water in 2007.

Default-piece-image-2 American's have been hitting the bottle a lot lately -- to the tune of 9 billion gallons of water in 2007. It took one and one-half million barrels of oil to make the plastic bottles for all that water -- four fifths of which wound up in landfills. But in spite of that, it's better water, right? Maybe yes. Maybe no...

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American's have been hitting the bottle a lot lately -- to the tune of 9 billion gallons of water in 2007. It took one and one-half million barrels of oil to make the plastic bottles for all that water -- four fifths of which wound up in landfills. But in spite of that, it's better water, right? Maybe yes. Maybe no...