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Reuse, recycle and now, refill: Bottled water comes under attack

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A runner rehydrates after a workout in New York City's Central Park (Photo by Dara L. Miles)

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Bottled water is a common sight in Central Park on a warm day (Photo by Dara L. Miles)

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Two of the refillable bottles offered on the Tapening Website. (Photo courtesy of Tappening,com)

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Tapening creators Eric Yaverbaum (l) and Mark DiMassimo (r) with reusable water bottles. (Photo courtesy of Tappening.com)

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Environmental activists say only 20 percent of water bottles are recycled (Photo by Dara L. Miles)

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There are signs that Americans may be weaning themselves off their billion-dollar bottled water habit and turning back to the tap.


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