Progress in Europe's Battle With the (Plastic) Bottle

GreenTracker| The world’s oceans are drowing in garbage, much of it plastic and often bottles. We’re horrified when we see the mess on Oprah; some of us respond by swearing off the bottled water.

You may already know that the Europeans are advancing the available of premium tap water, buddy and quiet-like, led by the Italians.

Shopkeepers were up in arms this summer over new laws against bottled water in the panoramic cliffs of Cinque Terra, where people like us dump about 400,000 plastic bottles into this vista each August. Read on in Green Beings, where we feature a good video by The Story of Stuff Project.