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Cotopaxi – ‘an outdoor gear company with a social mission’

An interesting piece about a new outdoor gear company based in Utah. The story below comes from Outside Magazine, written by Joe Jackson. They only sell on-line so you can check their site for details on ordering. Q: What Gear … Continue reading

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‘One Bottle For Life’

An interesting idea: a company that wants you to buy their product once, and then look after it ‘for life’. The following comes from Klean Kanteen . Special Edition ‘One Bottle For Life’ Kanteen One Bottle For Life (1B4L) is … Continue reading

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water bottles: plastic vs metal

G Magazine has run a useful update on the old ‘which is the best’ water bottle debate. While we all know that re-usable bottles make much more sense than using bottled water, perhaps the key difference between aluminium and plastic … Continue reading

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BPA banned in beverage containers in two US states

This is from late January, but still relevant for people here. Only days after the US Food and Drug Administration shifted its position on bisphenol-A (BPA) as having “some concern” of its effects on people, two US states have taken … Continue reading

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non BPA water bottles

Klean Kanteen These include a large mouth stainless steel bottle, which does not contain the chemical BPA. They are only just starting to appear in Australia. Epoxy resins containing BPA are often used to coat the inside of food and … Continue reading

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