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  • Bottles used to package water take over 1,000 years to bio-degrade and if incinerated, they produce toxic fumes.
  • It is estimated that over 80% of all single-use water bottles used in the U.S. simply become "litter." Only 1 out of 5 bottles are sent to the recycle bin.
  • U.S. landfills are overflowing with 2 million tons of discarded water bottles alone.
  • It is estimated that actually 3 liters of water is used to package 1 liter of bottled water.
    -Belmont University 

The Story of Bottled Water