Tap water

Empty water bottles (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Considering Mandatory Water Bottle Filling Stations In Renovated Buildings

The proposal would require new and renovated buildings in San Francisco to have bottle filling stations and access to tap water.

06/27/2012

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Innovative Tap Water Program Welcomed At SF Elementary School

San Francisco’s tap water pilot project marked another milestone at one of the city’s elementary schools Wednesday morning with the installation of new state of the art refillable water stations.

01/25/2012

University Mound Reservoir, retrofit constuction, San Francisco

San Francisco Reservoir Reopens After Seismic Upgrade

The basin, located near the intersection of University and Bacon streets, will now be a reliable source of water for drinking and emergency firefighting after a major earthquake.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/03/2011

People drink water from a six spigot water fountain. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Nearest Drinking Fountain? There’s An App For That

An East Bay environmentalist is hoping a smart phone application to locate drinking fountains will cut down on all that plastic bottled water waste.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/23/2011

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Debate Swells In San Jose Over Fluoridated Drinking Water

Plenty of other Bay Area cities already have fluoride in their drinking water. San Jose is considered the biggest city in the country without fluoridated drinking water.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/22/2011

Airport tap water, San Francisco International Airport, SFO

SFO Unveils Water Filling Stations Beyond Security Checkpoints

Airport and public utility officials this week unveiled two tap water “filling stations” at San Francisco International Airport, part of a citywide effort to curb bottled water consumption in favor of the city’s Hetch Hetchy tap water supply.

CBS San Francisco–01/28/2011

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