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54. Where is the 'Never' option? Demand the return of the public drinking fountain/
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  -Do you still buy bottled water? derby378  Jun-03-08 11:13 AM   #0 
  - Never have, doubtful I ever will.  BlooInBloo   Jun-03-08 11:15 AM   #1 
  - Can't remember the last time I did...  derby378   Jun-03-08 11:18 AM   #7 
  - No.  graywarrior   Jun-03-08 11:15 AM   #2 
  - We bought a water filter for our faucet. So...other. n/t  TCJ70   Jun-03-08 11:15 AM   #3 
  - Same here. n/t  snacker   Jun-03-08 11:16 AM   #5 
  - Ditto! n/t  derby378   Jun-03-08 11:18 AM   #8 
  - Hmm  W_HAMILTON   Jun-03-08 11:16 AM   #4 
  - The jugs are reuseable, so that's cool  derby378   Jun-03-08 11:21 AM   #9 
  - I never have bought it  Breeze54   Jun-03-08 11:17 AM   #6 
  - Only in an airport  Coyote_Bandit   Jun-03-08 11:21 AM   #10 
  - Quit buying years ago; I still re-fill ancient ones when hunting/fishing/camping (nt)  SteveM   Jun-03-08 11:21 AM   #11 
  - In the 5 gallon returnable bottles, from a source I have actually seen/been to  havocmom   Jun-03-08 11:22 AM   #12 
  - It could still get worse - much worse  derby378   Jun-03-08 11:25 AM   #15 
  - We have pretty good tap water, but after distilling 1 gal., there is about a half ounce of brownish  LibInTexas   Jun-03-08 11:28 AM   #17 
  - Take a Sigg bottle with me using filtered H20.... rarely buy  hlthe2b   Jun-03-08 11:22 AM   #13 
  - We distill our own water and refill plastic bottles.  LibInTexas   Jun-03-08 11:25 AM   #14 
  - I'm curious as to how you distill your water.  NCDem60   Jun-03-08 12:20 PM   #42 
  - Never have.  bikebloke   Jun-03-08 11:27 AM   #16 
  - No potable water? WTF?  derby378   Jun-03-08 11:31 AM   #21 
     - There was water, but it wasn't safe to drink.  bikebloke   Jun-03-08 11:57 AM   #31 
  - No, I have a filter and a carry bottle. And a bottle with a filter built in I use for school.  LeftyMom   Jun-03-08 11:29 AM   #18 
  - How about "rarely"?  SmokingJacket   Jun-03-08 11:31 AM   #19 
  - We bought a water cooler  magellan   Jun-03-08 11:31 AM   #20 
  - I have bottled water stored for emergencies.  Delphinus   Jun-03-08 11:33 AM   #22 
  - Yes, some times. But why all the hate about bottle water?  no limit   Jun-03-08 11:34 AM   #23 
  - Why all the hate?  hendo   Jun-03-08 12:18 PM   #40 
     - You misunderstood me  no limit   Jun-03-08 12:33 PM   #44 
        - Oh, sorry about that  hendo   Jun-03-08 02:23 PM   #55 
           - No problem at all  no limit   Jun-03-08 03:35 PM   #65 
              - ceramic plates are hard to take to a picnic though n/t  hendo   Jun-03-08 09:46 PM   #73 
  - Yes, but only for storm preparedness.  flvegan   Jun-03-08 11:35 AM   #24 
  - I cannot drink the tap water where I live....  mexicoxpat   Jun-03-08 11:38 AM   #25 
  - The tap water where I live isn't really drinkable  clyrc   Jun-03-08 11:44 AM   #26 
  - No.  Vidar   Jun-03-08 11:45 AM   #27 
  - If I am at a movie or something and I want water...  Dorian Gray   Jun-03-08 11:47 AM   #28 
  - We refill milk jugs at a spring  NEOhiodemocrat   Jun-03-08 11:52 AM   #29 
  - nope  hendo   Jun-03-08 11:54 AM   #30 
  - I used to - then the health thing, then the commercials that made me feel guilty  FLDem5   Jun-03-08 12:00 PM   #32 
  - I carry an insulated water jug, that I fill with ice and my office has a filtered water tap.  texas1928   Jun-03-08 12:02 PM   #33 
  - I use a Brita water pitcher  annonymous   Jun-03-08 12:06 PM   #34 
  - I use a Brita pitcher and a Camelbak bottle (now BPA free)  NightWatcher   Jun-03-08 12:07 PM   #35 
  - Another Brita user.  demmiblue   Jun-03-08 12:11 PM   #36 
  - Never have  nathan hale   Jun-03-08 12:12 PM   #37 
  - no, there is a water filter for my fridge.  chimpsrsmarter   Jun-03-08 12:14 PM   #38 
  - yes, i am out and have forgotten to carry my own water. happens about 5 times a year  lionesspriyanka   Jun-03-08 12:15 PM   #39 
  - sometimes, mostly while traveling  fishwax   Jun-03-08 12:20 PM   #41 
  - never have, never will.  QuestionAll   Jun-03-08 12:22 PM   #43 
  - Heh - too bad RO wastes more water than it produces  Lance_Boyle   Jun-03-08 02:49 PM   #59 
     - Not necessarily, see post 49. Ours works like a charm. nt  blondeatlast   Jun-03-08 03:32 PM   #64 
     - ours is a zero-waste system.  QuestionAll   Jun-03-08 04:48 PM   #70 
  - I buy spring water in bulk and refill my portable bottles  mloutre   Jun-03-08 12:35 PM   #45 
  - We don't have a distiller in our lab  delaware97   Jun-03-08 12:36 PM   #46 
  - where's the HELL NO! option?  pansypoo53219   Jun-03-08 12:45 PM   #47 
  - Yes. For kids' lunches as well as for emergencies.  Midlodemocrat   Jun-03-08 12:47 PM   #48 
  - The school does not have water fountains or cups?  Lance_Boyle   Jun-03-08 02:51 PM   #60 
     - No cups unless you buy soda and my kids don't like soda.  Midlodemocrat   Jun-03-08 03:37 PM   #66 
  - No. We recently got a zero-waste reverse osmosis system and I LOVE it.  blondeatlast   Jun-03-08 12:48 PM   #49 
  - Never did buy that crap.  lonestarnot   Jun-03-08 12:50 PM   #50 
  - Only when in countries where the water has parasites  Indenturedebtor   Jun-03-08 12:51 PM   #51 
  - I gave it up but then had to start buying it again because our water went downhill here ---  defendandprotect   Jun-03-08 12:57 PM   #52 
  - Well, as all the time as needed.  damntexdem   Jun-03-08 01:43 PM   #53 
  - Where is the 'Never' option? Demand the return of the public drinking fountain/  chaska   Jun-03-08 01:43 PM   #54 
  - Living in an earthquake region makes it necessary  Beaverhausen   Jun-03-08 02:31 PM   #56 
  - Yep.  krabigirl   Jun-03-08 03:41 PM   #68 
  - I use a Brita pitcher at home that filters my water.  RebelOne   Jun-03-08 02:36 PM   #57 
  - I don't drink pop, but I occasionally (2-3X/yr) buy lime fizzy water as a treat  bean fidhleir   Jun-03-08 02:44 PM   #58 
  - Unfortunately.  Fox Mulder   Jun-03-08 02:51 PM   #61 
  - Never have...I've always thought it was wasteful  RedEarth   Jun-03-08 02:51 PM   #62 
  - Now that I have recently found out that it is dangerous to reuse the  MasonJar   Jun-03-08 03:30 PM   #63 
  - I voted other. I don't buy it anymore (used Brita filter and SIGGs), but...  krabigirl   Jun-03-08 03:41 PM   #67 
  - Yep, all the time....(n/t)  Iggo   Jun-03-08 03:48 PM   #69 
  - I have a bunch of Camelbak BPA free bottles  RamboLiberal   Jun-03-08 04:59 PM   #71 
  - Only the fizzy stuff  FloridaJudy   Jun-03-08 05:05 PM   #72 
 

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