PLASTIC WATER BOTTLES IMPOSE HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL RISKS

When it comes to disposable containers, no product gets as much flack as the infamous plastic water bottle. Criticized for the contents on the inside (which are often said to taste exactly like tap water) as well as for packaging on the outside, these portable bottles can cause quite a stir.   A growing wasteland One of the most obvious impacts of plastic bottles is what happens after the water has been consumed. Despite recycling infrastructure that exists in order to facilitate the recycli...