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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(San Francisco, California: Anne Thompson) The movement against bottled water due to environmental concerns featured; details given on efforts in some cities to move away from bottled water amid protests from the industry. [Citizens for Safe Water president Tom LONG†- explains how much oil it takes to make a plastic water bottle.] [San Francisco Mayor Gavin NEWSOM†- talks about the savings due to banning city departments from buying bottled water.] [International Bottled Water Association CEO Joe DOSS†- says the focus should be on the entire plastics industry, not just water.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Thompson, Anne
Duration:
00:02:30

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