Movement to Ban Bottled Water Hits Canada

March 24, 2009

The University of Winnipeg, carrying out the results of a student vote, will ban bottled water from the campus. Winnipeg is the first Canadian university to take the step. Washington University in St. Louis kicked off the movement in the United States, and campus activists are trying to spread the idea, which focuses on energy and materials wasted in the production and distribution of bottled water.

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