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  1. 1. I’d Tap That Presented By: Mattie Dalton, Sarah Ryan, Kris Pierson, Kristin Michalski, Tina Kribbs and Shellie Trierweiler
  2. 2. Take the Tap Water Challenge! <ul><li>1 in 6 people in the </li></ul><ul><li>U.S. drink only </li></ul><ul><li>bottled water. </li></ul><ul><li>In 2002, bottled </li></ul><ul><li>water corporations </li></ul><ul><li>spent $93.8 million </li></ul><ul><li>to portray bottled </li></ul><ul><li>water as better </li></ul><ul><li>than tap water. </li></ul><ul><li>Coke, Pepsi & </li></ul><ul><li>Nestle are profiting </li></ul><ul><li>from something </li></ul><ul><li>that is a human right. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Bottled-water companies appear to create products that improve your lifestyle, but in reality present certain risks to your own life, your environment, and your financial stability. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Is Water a Commodity? A commodity is a useful product of agriculture or mining that is supplied without qualitative differences across the market. It is the same no matter who produces it like petroleum, notebook paper, milk or copper. Should It Be?
  5. 5. <ul><li>“ There is enough water for human need, but not for human greed.” - Ghandi </li></ul>
  6. 6. Commodification <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>When people or products for which there is no market are “turned into” commodities by private industry.    </li></ul><ul><li>Corporations manufacture demand in order to commodify. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>*Marketing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>*Scare Tactics </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>* Images </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 7. The Result One day will you be too poor to afford clean drinking water?
  8. 9. Recycling of Regulation FDA STATE GOV. EPA
  9. 10. <ul><li>Pros </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Recycling rate </li></ul><ul><li>Money towards K-12 </li></ul><ul><li>Cleaner Colorado </li></ul><ul><li>Cons </li></ul><ul><li>Increased prices ¢5 </li></ul><ul><li>Other state’s trash </li></ul><ul><li>Business Owners  </li></ul><ul><li>High costs for program </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Recycling rate </li></ul><ul><li>Money towards K-12 </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Recycling rate </li></ul><ul><li>Money towards K-12 </li></ul><ul><li>Cleaner Colorado </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>“ In 2006, Colorado recycled 12.5 percent of its waste according to a study done by Columbia University. Sponsors of the bill said they expected to see that rise considerably, with 70 percent of bottles recycled if the bill were to pass” </li></ul><ul><li>(Boven, Joseph) </li></ul>
  11. 14. Distorted Message in a Bottle ?
  12. 15. <ul><li>“ Many people take for granted one of the most essential elements of life – clean, safe drinking water.” </li></ul><ul><li>– Mike Smith, lead faculty water quality management technology, RRCC </li></ul>
  13. 16. <ul><li>Works Cited </li></ul><ul><li>Adams, Mike. &quot;Toronto Bans Bottled Water Sales, but Junk Sodas Remain Legal by Mike Adams the Health Ranger.&quot; Independent News on Natural Health, Nutrition and More . 03 Dec. 2008. Web. 02 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>Ashly. &quot;Water Warefare- To the Last Drop.&quot; AshChat . Current Events Commentary, 2 June 2010. Image-(Quarter Faucet) from used in article Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>Bender, Kristen. &quot;Waste:The Slimming of the Bottles.&quot; The Environmental Magizne . 30 Apr. 2010. Web. 20 Apr. 2011. </li></ul><ul><li>Boven, Joseph. &quot;Seinfeld episode kills bottle bill brought by kids.&quot; The Colorado Independent: The American Independent News Network Feb. 2011: Web. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Caps Can Do® - Recycle Plastic Caps.&quot; Squidoo : Welcome to Squidoo . 2011. Web. 04 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>Carlson, Scott. “Thinking Outside the Bottle. (Cover story).” Chronicle of Higher Education 57.6 (2010): A1-A12. Academic Search Premier. EBSCO. Web. 2 May 2011. </li></ul><ul><li>Dawn and Polly. &quot;Water Pollution Cycle.&quot; Acids and Bases . Web. 1 May 2011. </li></ul><ul><li>Harvey, Eric. &quot;Tap It Talk: Water Privatization in Africa Leading to a New Water War.&quot; Home - TapIt Water . 27 Dec. 2010. Photo: Water pump ACF Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Frequently Asked Questions about Radionuclides in Drinking Water.&quot; Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment . 1 Oct. 2009. Web. 6 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Purchase Your Acne Lamp.&quot; My Acne Clear . Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Regulatory Information | Regulatory Information | US EPA.&quot; Index | Water | US EPA . 22 Apr. 2011. Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Rules to Recycling Plastic | All Skull.&quot; All Skull - All Skull Is Dedicated to Raising Awareness about Environmental Devastation and the Inhumane Treatment of Animals in Our Society . 20 Sept. 2010. Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>Smith, Mike. Personal Interview. 27 Apr. 2011. </li></ul><ul><li>Spears, Larry D. &quot;Investing in Water: How to Profit From the World's Most Precious Commodity - Money Morning.&quot; Investment News: Money Morning - Only the News You Can Profit From . Money Morning. Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li> N.p., n.d. Web 8 April 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>Tapped . Dir. Jason Lindsey and Stephanie Soechtig. 2009. Film. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;The Green Team Top 3 Reasons to Recycle.&quot; Proud To Be Green | Pomona Panthers ~ Green, Not Mean! 25 Oct. 2010. Image -Recycle cartoon Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Understanding the History and the Meaning of the Colorado Flag.&quot; Travel Delirium . 9 Jan. 2010. Web. 2 May 2011. </li></ul><ul><li>United States. FDA. U S Food and Drug Administration Home Page . By Federal Register. 29 May 2009. Web. 03 May 2011. <>. </li></ul>