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Mayor Newsom Encourages Restaurants to Drop Bottled Water

Mayor Newsom Encourages Restaurants to Drop Bottled Water

SAN FRANCISCO, California, March 21, 2008 (ENS) – Mayor Gavin Newsom was joined Thursday at the Ferry Building by national nonprofit Food & Water Watch and local restaurant leaders who took the opportunity of United Nations’ World Water Day March 22 to follow the city’s lead by replacing bottled water with tap water. In June…

Kansas State Agencies Form Green Teams

Kansas State Agencies Form Green Teams

TOPEKA, Kansas, March 4, 2008 (ENS) – In response to an executive directive issued by Governor Kathleen Sebelius early in 2007, all 101 Kansas state agencies and their satellite offices are now recycling. They have formed Green Teams as the governor directed, although many of them are just getting started as recyclers. Others have been…