Taxpayers Pick Up $400K Tab To Buy Bottled Water For Prison Inmates, StaffA state prison is spending tens of thousands of dollars every month to buy bottled water for its inmates and staff and taxpayers are footing the bill.
Battle Over Crystal Geyser Water Bottling Plant At Mount Shasta Drags OnSnow-capped Mount Shasta rises more than 14,000 feet toward the heavens, while at the base of the mountain a battle rages that some say is of biblical proportions.
Starbucks Announces It Will Stop Bottling California Spring Water For Sale Out-Of-StateStarbucks announced Friday it will no longer use California spring water in its "Ethos" bottles sold out of state.
Online Petition Calls Out Nestlé For Bottling California’s Water, Selling It For Profit During DroughtCourageCampaign.org is specifically calling out Nestlé in an online petition for its practices of bottling California water and selling it for profit.
California Drought Leaves Hundreds In Central Valley Without Drinking Water; Bottled Water Rations DeliveredGovernment officials and community groups say hundreds of rural San Joaquin Valley residents no longer can get drinking water from their home faucets because California's extreme drought has dried up their individual wells.
Beverage Companies Using Bay Area Tap Water, While Residential Customers Face Mandatory RestrictionsDespite California’s ongoing drought, municipal water is being bottled—and in some case shipped out of state—for profit.
Move Over Bottles, Water Packaged In Boxes Is Eco-Friendly AlternativeOver growing environmental concerns, bottled water is receiving a bad rap. A company based in the Midwest is selling an alternative that claims to be more eco-friendly: water in a box.
San Francisco Board of Supervisors Ban Sale Of Bottled Water In Unanimous Vote San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on Tuesday to ban the sale of bottled water on public property.
Nearest Drinking Fountain? There's An App For ThatAn East Bay environmentalist is hoping a smart phone application to locate drinking fountains will cut down on all that plastic bottled water waste.