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9 Top Ways We Waste Money 2010

Wallet Pop | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It's been a rough few years. Unemployment woes, foreclosure fears and economic uncertainty rule the headlines. It's a time where being frugal has beco...

The Top 9 Ways We Waste Money 2010

Wallet Pop | Vickie Passmore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It's been a rough few years. Unemployment woes, foreclosure fears and economic uncertainty rule the headlines. It's a time where being frugal has beco...

BANNED: 10 Items You Can't Bring To Campus

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It seems like every time you turn around something new has been banned from a college campus (lest we forget elementary and high schools). While some ...

Drinking Fountains Make a Comeback, With a Twist!

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

Still or sparkling? Apparently, that's not just a question for restaurants anymore.

Lara Hodgson, Nourish: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 07.30.2011 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...

10 Most Overpriced Products You Should Avoid

Wallet Pop | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Who wouldn't want to save both time and money? Often, however, one comes at the expense of the other. Convenience, for example, comes at a price. You...

Marketing Bottled Water to Kids Under the Guise of a Health Program

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

A new brand of bottled water, aimed specifically at children, is being aggressively marketed in schools from Alaska to New York, through an advertising campaign masquerading as a "health" program.

WATCH: Bottled Water Front Group Makes Cheesy, Faux Grassroots Video

Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

One particularly enjoyable environmental front group to monitor is Bottled Water Matters, which is funded by The International Bottled Water Associati...

Celebrities and Bottled Water: Spoiled, Misinformed, or Just Plain Weird

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

Celebrities live in a different world. Perhaps the weirdest expression of this is seen in the bottled water demands in contracts that celebrities require when they appear in public.

In Defense of San Francisco Values

Geri Spieler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Geri Spieler

The Republicans are doing what they do best: Obfuscate the issues, blame, complain, point fingers and make up stuff up instead of offering real solutions about real problems.

Aurora-Nestle Water Deal:

The Colorado Independent | Scot Kersgaard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Last year, the city of Aurora made a deal to lease 65 million gallons of water to Nestle. In making the deal, the city council moved against the city'...

Where Did Our Water Go? Trading Public Water Fountains for Private Bottled Water

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

It is time to stand up and demand that our public places and spaces have clean, working, water fountains. Even today, when our tap water is remarkably safe and inexpensive, we need water in our public areas.

PHOTOS: Eco Etiquette -- 10 Surprising Tips For A Green Pregnancy

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. No one would accuse me of...

Nestle To Begin Draining Millions Of Gallons Of Arkansas River Water

The Colorado Independent | Scot Kersgaard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

If things go according to plan, in about a month someone at Nestle Waters North America will turn a valve and water will begin running out of a pipeli...

Popping the Bottled Water Bubble

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

There are new data to support the idea that consumers are beginning to reconsider their recent love affair with bottled water. For three decades, bott...

I'm Done With Celebrity Endorsements

Stephanie Soechtig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Stephanie Soechtig

You can't turn around these days without seeing a Hollywood A-lister endorsing a product, but often they are endorsing products that aren't good for us and aren't good for the environment.

Nestle Arkansas River Bottled Water

The Colorado Independent | Scot Kersgaard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Chaffee County Tuesday afternoon issued a notice to Nestle that it could proceed with its plan to pump millions of gallons of water from springs next ...

Stop Drinking Bottled Water Now! (Infographic)

Brian Clark Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brian Clark Howard

Due to editorial consideration, the infographic and accompanying text have been removed from this post....

Teaching Kids (and the Rest of Us) About the Oil Spill

Jenn Sturiale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jenn Sturiale

I spied a disposable water bottle nearby, and it struck me: what better, more direct way to teach kids-- and adults, for that matter-- about how we've gotten ourselves into this mess in the first place?

Eco Etiquette: How Can I Reduce My Oil Footprint?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. Seeing what's happening w...

Concord Bans Bottled Water Sales, Cites Oil Used To Make Bottles

WCVB Boston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CONCORD, Mass. -- The town of Concord has banned the sale of bottled drinking water in town beginning in 2011....

Earth Day: Cool Alternatives to Bottled Water

Jill Donenfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jill Donenfeld

Americans buy more than $22 billion worth of plastic water bottles every year--that's more than 70 million bottles consumed daily. And worse, only 17 percent of those are recycled.

Cash-Strapped U Of California Spends Millions On Bottled Water

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The University of California system, drenched in economic peril, has resorted to exorbitant student fee increases and significantly changed its admiss...

5 Green Living Resolutions You Can Handle

ecofabulous.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Welcome to 2009! The year of the eco-ox. On the off chance that you're still recovering from too many libations and you haven't had a moment to write ...

What's in Your Water?

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

About 105 million Americans -- or around one-third of the nation -- rely on some 140,000 public wells for their drinking water. The USGS's latest installment on the state of our drinking water sheds some light on the quality of that water.