Excerpt: 'Bottled & Sold' By Peter H. Gleick

With tap water safe and abundant in the U.S., Peter H. Gleick looks at why so many Americans drink their water from plastic bottles -- many of which end up in massive landfills. Gleick, recipient of a MacArthur fellowship and president of the Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment and Security, argues for a new perspective on water management in his book, "Bottled and Sold The Story Behind Our Obsession with Bottled Water." Read an excerpt of the book below, and then head to...Full Story
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