Entries from August 2008

Bottled Water And Why You Should Quit

Last week I saw a provocative ad created for Brita+Nalgenes’ Filter For Good campaign, accompanied by the first commercial I’ve seen that shows a bottle of water for what it is. An energy inefficient, toxic commodity that we use once and throw “out”, where it languishes for 1,000 years. Now, I don’t buy bottled water […]

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Tags: The Truth About Bottled Water

My Recycling Bin Is A Temptress

A couple weeks ago my aunt handed me this postcard. She thought I’d appreciate it given my obsession with lecturing the family, and ‘going negative’ at events like kid’s birthday parties when living rooms become seas of clam shell packaging.   It’s a newish compulsion, but I every time I see one of my adorable nieces […]

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Tags: Plastic in the News