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Andrew Jacobs

Starting in 2011, many national parks and monuments voluntarily banned sales of single-use bottled water. The results were amazing - 112,000 pounds of plastic saved. The department filed a report of the huge success in May and publicly released it last week. Why did Trump just rescind the ban? Maybe the $580,000 dollars of lobbying from the International Bottled Water Association had something to do with it. The most shocking part of this story: there's a thing called the International Bottled Water Association.