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Plastic In Oceans Expected To Triple

By | 2018-04-14T02:30:19+00:00 April 13th, 2018|

The amount of plastic in the oceans is expected to triple in just ten years, a government report warns today. This key environmental problem risks being ‘out of sight, out of mind’ with more known about the surface of Mars and the Moon than the deep sea bed, it added. Read more: http://www.dailymail [...]

Easter Egg Manufacturers Using Too Much Plastic

By | 2018-04-14T02:31:17+00:00 April 13th, 2018|

Jo Swinson, deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats, urged manufacturers to eliminate plastic in next year’s eggs to protect marine life. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5563435/How-swallow-114-pieces-plastic-meal.html#ixzz5CVnquMEv [...]

Kentucky Thoroughbred Awards

By | 2018-02-13T00:03:29+00:00 February 13th, 2018|

Our team is honored to be recognized by Northern Kentucky Tri-Economic Development for Paper Water Bottle's establishment as a new company in the region for 2017! Read the full press release here: http://www.northernkentuckyusa.com/News/News/2018/Northern-Kentucky-Tri-ED-Announces-2017-Economic-I.as [...]

Learning to Surf

By | 2017-06-07T16:11:10+00:00 November 13th, 2017|

If you look at Sweden’s top imports, you wouldn’t find anything too surprising. Petroleum is at the top. Cars and car parts. Computers. It takes a lot to keep a country going, whether you’re Sweden, or Norway, or the United States. Ideally, of course, you import what you need and export what you hav [...]

Humbug

By | 2017-06-07T15:48:07+00:00 November 6th, 2017|

Someone once said that civilization is indoor plumbing. It’s a reasonable sentiment. There’s a great deal to modern society of course, and it’s all very complicated. But things like plumbing and plowing are the fundamental blocks that, removed, bring the whole house down in a hurry. If it’s precario [...]

What Energy Can Teach Us

By | 2017-07-12T00:11:00+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

At Paper Water Bottle, we focus very closely on the problem of plastic bottles and the part sustainable materials and improved production technique can play in resolving that problem. But of course, it’s not the only topic in sustainability, and, more than that, all such topics are ultimately interc [...]

Doing the Wright Thing

By | 2017-06-07T16:07:54+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|

Historian David McCullough’s recent book about the Wright Brothers tells an absolutely necessary story for the internet age. I say so despite the fact that its principle characters were all largely gone from history before the 20th century was half over. In recording the lives of these two mild-mann [...]