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Two thousand 12 year olds across 21 schools: soft-drinks.

It only takes one drink per day. Children & soft drinks = increased risk of heart disease. 2,000 kids studied in Australian study. ABC news report. Researchers found a direct link. SYNOPSIS: Australian research shows one or more soft-drinks per day leads to narrowing of arteries in the back of the eye: a marker for heart disease.

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Mountain Dew can dissolve a mouse: PepsiCo lawyers

Contains Phosphoric Acid. In a lawsuit filed in the U.S, Pepsi Co's own lawyers said they had expert evidence their drink would dissole a mouse. There are many news reports on this court case, we chose this video, as we find these guys to be a little bit funny. SYNOPSIS: Mountain Dew lawyers state in court: their chemicals would dissolve a mouse.

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Oprah Winfrey: floating island of plastic

The Pacific Ocean garbage dump is HUGE. Have you heard of it? HONG KONG fits into it x1262 times. SINGAPORE fits into it x1976 times. Plastic bottles do not decompose & are destroying our oceans. SYNOPSIS: Oprah Winfrey special for Earth Day. It discusses the "Floating Island of Garbage", which stretches from the US to Asia.

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CNN: Bottled Water is often Tap Water

Bottled water should be superior right? Often just tap water. CNN news report shows consumer unhappy reactions to learning they're paying MORE money for normal water. San Francisco has banned city workers from buying bottled water, citing Environmental concerns. SYNOPSIS: By 2008 bottled water was a 11 BILLION dollar business (U.S). What are we paying for? (and what about the plastic bottle waste?

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Humorous video from New York City Health Department

Man Eating Sugar... do you realise how much sugar is in a soft-drink? Furthermore, it's usually not even real sugar, but a chemical fructose known as HFCS (High-Fructose-Corn Syrup), which has been linked to weight gain, autism, heart problems (even indicators of artery damage in children).

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How It's Made: Plastic Bottles & Jars

Recycled plastic bottles: can't have more than 10% recycled PET Recycled plastic loses physical properties, so 10% max recycled plastic can be used. (even buying recycled / PET bottles isn't enough, in our opinion). One machine makes 10,600 plastic bottles PER HOUR!! How many do you use a year? SYNOPSIS: Science channel video on how plastic bottles are made

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