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(Collective-Evolution) Water is life, but you wouldn’t know that after witnessing what’s happening around the world. We’re destroying our environment and constantly releasing harmful toxins into the veins of Mother Earth, who can only take so much.
We have the ability and the technology to clean up our water systems and start producing our products and energy in clean green ways, but industry corruption and red-tape prolong the process. At the same time, disease rates are rising at an exponential rate, and it’s clear that multiple factors could be contributing to this, including a lack of access to clean healthy water, on a global scale. →
(Collective-Evolution) There was a time, not that long ago, when the thought of bottling water was just as comical as the idea of bottling air is to us today–even thought that’s becoming more of a thing. Over the course of just a few decades, the bottled water industry has blown up and totalworldwide salesare expected to reach $344 Billion by 2023. Clearly, consumers are creating that number as they have the purchasing power, but at what cost to our planet? As a concern for environmental sustainability continues to grow, it becomes more untenable to allow such practices. Recently, the state of Washington, known for it’s beautiful mountains and abundant fresh water sources, has passed a new bill through the senate that will ban new water permits. →
Ginnie Springs, with its crystal blue waters is a hidden treasure found along the Santa Fe River in Florida. Known popularly among water sports enthusiasts, it is also a haven that houses different species of turtles which nest on its banks. This picturesque serenity is soon to change if the giant food and beverage magnate, Nestlé wins their approval of being able to get tons of water from the springs. ➤➤