Plastic Bottles Into Jeans?

Landfills are piled with plastic bottles that aren’t easily biodegradable. In 2011, only 39% of plastic bottles in the U.S. were recycled, according to the International Bottled Water Association. Recycling is often turned into reusable products such as containers and plastic lumber. Trash into clothing, however, is a new concept.

America Loves Water

Americans are becoming more health conscious. The most popular drink for more than two decades was soda. Rising obesity rates have made more people cut soda out of their diet. Surprisingly, good old fashioned water has risen to the top spot of the most popular drink in America.

2 Easy Ways to Boost Your Immune System

Cold and flu season is in full swing. Everyone is scrambling to find a way to avoid getting the dreaded flu bug. Currently, 24 states and New York City have reported very high levels of activity in regards to the influenza virus. The CDC keeps weekly records of recorded cases of the seasonal influenza, and offers many suggestions on how to keep you and your family health.

Aside from getting the flu shot, there are also ways that you can strengthen your immune system. This could be by maintaining ideal body weight, keeping stress levels down, and eating plenty of fruits and veggies. Water is also a good way to build a stronger system

Generation Unhealthy

More than 50% of the population in 39 US states will be obese by 2030.  Not a statistic we should be proud of.

Currently 66% of Americans are considered overweight, while 36% are obese.  These numbers indicate a grim future for Americans, young and old.

Top 3 Reasons To Go Bottleless

Bottled Water Coolers, with heavy 40 pound bottles, are an inefficient and outdated method of delivering clean drinking water to homes and offices.

If you’re using a Bottled Water Cooler with those heavy 40 pound bottles of water, here are 3 good reasons to kick the Bottled Water habit and switch to a more modern alternative - a Bottleless Water Cooler that is plumbed directly into your water supply, creating an endless supply of filtered drinking water.

The Price of Bottleless Water Coolers

There are hundreds of types/brands of bottleless water coolers on the market.  Most can be purchased online like many other items nowadays.  Do you really know what you’re getting is the question.

Just like with anything online, you can find cheap products, and then you can find expensive products.  While buying a cheap product may say you money in the short term, down the road you will run into trouble.  This holds true in the bottleless water cooler market.

5 Tips for New Year’s Resolutions

2013 has begun!  Many take the first of the year to make changes in their life.  Some set dramatic goals, while others stick to small attainable goals.  Whatever your goal may be for the New Year, make sure to do it safely.

Find out which New Years resolutions are most popular and some of the best ways to implement these resolutions into your daily life.

Fracking and Its Many Issues

A new movie recently released called The Promised Land hits on the topic of fracking, not well known to the general population.  While the movie doesn’t take a stance of either being pro or anti fracking, it does raise awareness and has many people talking.

Fracking has become a hotly debated topic in areas around the world where there is a potential for oil to be drilled.  Many residents fear for their land and environment if they allow fracking to occur in their area.

Tips to Holiday Detoxification

The holidays are slowly winding down, leaving many of us feeling guilty about our eating habits during this time of year.  Many have indulged in too much alcohol and turkey, and are looking for a way to get their body back on track.  The road to getting back on track from that holiday eating bing won't be easy.  Check out these super simple tips to help get your body back on track.  

Are We Taking Our Drinking Water for Granted?

With all the commotion going on in the east coast after Hurricane Sandy’s destruction, one item that continues to be discussed: drinking water.  The mayor of New York confidently tweeted that the water was safe to drink. 

The media never took attention to the drinking water situation though, and probably should have.  While contamination wasn’t an issue this time, several factors could lead to a devastating problem at any moment.