Understanding Water Consumption

Film Recommendation

Tapped (2009)

Plastic, Plastic Everywhere

Shedding light on the bottled water “beverage” industry, this sharp documentary delves into the some of the practices and corresponding consequences, of consumers’ growing demand for marketed water. A worthy addition for contributing to your awareness of the impact of corporate practices on society which in turn further strains the environment, thereby compounding the stress on society. It’s a vicious cycle that needs to be broken, and the doc attempts to educate its viewers to that effect.

Bottled-Water-Landfills

“Annual consumption of plastic bottles is set to top half a trillion by 2021, far outstripping recycling efforts and jeopardizing oceans, coastlines and other environments,” (The Guardian). Clink the image to learn more.

Mountains of Debris

People are beginning to consume the plastic itself, as fine particles of plastic have now made their way into the very water bottles that we so carelessly discharge (BBC).

 

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