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- Iowa to expand bottle bill? // Resource Recycling;Jan2013, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p8
The article reports on the call of the Iowa Recycling Association for lawmakers to expand the bottle bill, which was enacted in 1979, by putting the 5-cent deposit on bottled water, sports drinks, tea and other non-carbonated beverages.
- Do Your Part! // Current Health 1;Mar2010, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p31
The article offers ways children can help in improving the earth, including drinking tap water from a reusable water, recycling metal, glass, paper, and plastic in the community, and joining a park or river cleanup day, a recycling drive, or an outdoor walkathon to raise funds for a good cause.
- Obtaining public support for reuse water Bruvold, William H. // Journal: American Water Works Association;Jul1985, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p72
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- Mass. town pushes for fewer plastic bottles. Antosiewicz, Frank // Plastics News;7/14/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p4
The article presents information on a campaign to promote recycling and the drinking of tap water in South Hadley, Massachusetts. As a part of the campaign, South Hadley will trade its residents' used plastic water bottles for aluminum bottles. During the promotion, families can bring a plastic...
- Water and Waste Meet in the Incinerator. Hauck, Paul L. // Waste Age;Apr2000, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p54
Outlines Paul Hauck of Kisinger Campo and Associates and Joan Rose of the University of South Florida in Saint Petersburg's proposed plan to harness the city of Tampa, Florida's waste-to-energy (WTE) plant to sterilize potable drinking water. Tampa's additional water requirements under the Safe...
- Impact of blending reuse and lake water on treated water quality. Comerton, Anna M.; Andrews, Robert C.; Bagley, David M. // Journal of Environmental Engineering & Science;Jul2006, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p359
The impact of supplementing a raw drinking water source with reuse water was examined. Reuse water produced from municipal wastewater by a membrane bioreactor and reverse osmosis (MBR-RO) system was blended with untreated Lake Ontario water, then subjected to conventional water treatment...
- Towards indirect potable reuse in South East Queensland. Traves, W. H.; Gardner, E. A.; Denninen, B.; Spiller, D. // Water Science & Technology;2008, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p153
Faced with limited water supply options in the longer term and the worst drought on record in the short term, the Queensland Government is constructing the Western Corridor Recycled Water Project which will supply up to 182 ML/day of purified recycled water for industrial and potable purposes....
- EARTHTALK. // Our Planet: Weekly Newsletter of E Magazine;6/7/2009, p5
The article presents questions and answers related to the environment including how to recycle an old mattress and filtering of drinking water from chemicals.
- San Diego promotes recycled water usage. Renstrom, Roger // Waste News;3/1/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 24, p13
San Diego, California is scrambling for more ways to market and use an abundance of reclaimed sewage water. And soon the city may penalize businesses unwilling to use accessible reclaimed water. San Diego has expended close to $500 million on the water reclamation program, is obligated to meet...