National Drinking Water Week May 2 – 8, 2010

Source: US Environmental Protection AgencyCelebrate National Drinking Water Week! May 2 - 8, 2010May 2nd - 8th is National Drinking Water Week! This year, EPA Headquarters and our Regional Office in New York are preparing to attend the New York Children's Festival on May 18, 2010. Over 1900 4th grade students from area schools will learn about drinking water protection through a hands-on classroom lesson, The Incredible Edible Aquifer. Each child attending will have an opportunity to make their ...[READ MORE]

Multi-Pure Races For The Cure

I have to admit, I am so proud to be part of such a wonderful company that really cares! I give alot of credit to the awesome women on the Multi-Pure staff. They are such a wonderful group of moms, sisters, daughters and grandmothers who really go out of their way to make a difference in their community and throughout the world. Multi-Pure sponsors and contributes to many relief efforts, environmental issues and worthy causes that are dear to their own families and continues ...[READ MORE]

Why Everyone Should Drink More Water

Everyone who is not already drinking mostly water throughout their days needs to start doing so. Water is the source of human existence, and the liquid that has allowed us to evolve to such a high level. It's what allows our brains to work and our emotions to thrive and is vital to our very existence. Below are ten excellent reasons why you should drink more water.1 - Because your body will love it. Virtually every part of your body, from your hair to your toenails uses water to grow and ...[READ MORE]

Tapped the Movie Edited Video Portion –

This portion of the movie "Tapped" was edited out of the film..Please watch it. It is quite disturbing, and if it doesn't stir up an emotion in you, I would be surprised. When you get the time, Please get this film and watch it. I promise it will open your eyes.When you think about the product of a plastic bottle, you don't think about the process and the health effects of living next door to where that product is created. Tapped visits those sacrifice zones in Corpus Christi, Texas and examines ...[READ MORE]

Multi-Pure Partners with Environmental Education Week and Earth Day

Multi-Pure is a proud partner of "Environmental Education Week" this week, which involves thousands of educators and millions of students across the United States to increase environmental learning and stewardship of our planet. In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Multi-Pure and Earth Day this year, a new online curriculum unit has been created which includes free activities and lesson plans that introduce a broad history of the environmental movement. You can also find a Student Fact ...[READ MORE]

Recycle Your Bottle Caps With Aveda

Aveda found that a majority of plastic bottle caps do not get recycled today. Often these caps end up as litter or trash and migrate into our rivers and oceans. Birds and other marine creatures mistake them for food with tragic results. The magnitude of this pollution problem is devastating to our oceans and wildlife. Your school can be part of the solution by joining recycle Caps with Aveda.* Join Aveda's caps recycling initiative that helps extend the current boundaries of recycling and ...[READ MORE]

The Truth About Obama's Cap & Trade Plan

Can we trust our government to get anything right?On the surface the cap and trade bill looks like a good thing. Reduce green house gasses, help our environment, stop global warming. All good right? Think again!Annie Leonards video "The story of Cap & Trade" Puts the Obama cap and trade plan into perspective. Watch here:AT the international climate talks in Copenhagen, President Obama is expected to announce that the United States wants to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to about 17 ...[READ MORE]