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Why is bottled water so expensive?

The environmental impacts of bottled water are well known and established, but an issue that is largely unaccounted for is the expense. Purchasing water is now part of the family budget for many –– a new phenomenon compared to previous generations who relied on well or tap water. If you do the math,
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A new chapter for old books

Upcycling: a form of recycling in which a discarded item is improved and transformed into something of higher value than the original; an upcycled item is reformed, reshaped, or readjusted to fit a unique purpose Have you ever wondered how an artist can take a block of marble and
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