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Coke Blocks Plan to Ban Bottles in Grand Canyon
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Stephen Barber
(grampa) - MLife

Locale: SoCal
Coke Blocks Plan to Ban Bottles in Grand Canyon on 11/15/2011 09:22:58 MST Print View

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/10/science/earth/parks-chief-blocked-plan-for-grand-canyon-bottle-ban.html?pagewanted=all

NYT reports that, apparently, a plan to eliminate the sale of bottled water in Grand Canyon National Park was shelved due to protest by Coke, which has donated a big chunk of change to the National Park System. Disposable water bottle account for about a third of the waste/litter at GCNP.

Ken K
(TheFatBoy) - F

Locale: St. Louis
That sucks on 11/16/2011 18:28:56 MST Print View

Wow... the environment just got Coke-blocked.