Filter your own safe drinking water instantly

Michael Pritchard - Filter your own safe drinking water instantly

Too much of the world lacks access to clean drinking water. Engineer Michael Pritchard did something about it — inventing the portable Lifesaver filter, which can make the most revolting water drinkable in seconds. Find out more at

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I recycle, reuse, refill!

  By Ashleigh Prince out&about is my personal journey of discovery asking questions and getting more informed. I want to share my findings with you so we can travel the journey together. I decided over a year ago to really pay attention to what I was consuming and the waste it produced. I decided to sort…

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The story of stuff: bottled water

The Story of stuff: Bottled Water

The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day) employs the Story of Stuff style to tell the story of manufactured demand — how you get Americans to buy more than half a billion bottles of water every week when it already flows from the tap. Over five minutes, the film…

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No more water plastic bottles!


Listen to “No more plastic water bottles!” on Spreaker. Summer time is here and that for me this means an increase in the water that I drink. I want to have water with me at all times when I’m out so I need to look at my options. As ecogal: The Curious Consumer, I want…

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Challenge of the month: stop using disposable bottles

ecogal Challenge of the Month

Lets change one simple habit towards a lesser toxic life: step by step, month by month for the better. The challenge this month: stop using disposable bottles! Plastic bottles contain chemicals that may seep into the water, especially in the heat. They pollute unnecessarily, they are expensive. The environment will thank you. Get a glass…

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