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The Story of Bottled Water

I’ve done research on the history of mineral water in Italy but I remain an adamant proponent of bottled water. Last year while working at the University of British Columbia, I got involved with helping a group of students petition … Continue reading

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The trouble with bottled water in Italy

When I first moved to Italy, I was fascinated by the culture of bottled water, a beverage that seemed to prevail at the table. In North America, drinking bottled mineral water is usually a sign of affluence and often an … Continue reading

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World Water Day

March 22 is World Water Day. This year the focus is “on sharing water, sharing opportunities (transboundary water).” Why not join Slow Water to find out how you can get involved in helping others with issues of water scaricty and … Continue reading

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