Zinke Allows Plastic Water Bottles in National Parks

Yesterday, the National Park Service reversed bans on disposable water bottles in National Parks– another reversal of an Obama-era environmental policy. The ban originally was placed as an effort to increase the agency’s sustainability efforts and reduce carbon emissions.

In response, Sierra Club’s public lands policy director Athan Manuel released the following statement:

Via Common Dreams. This piece was reprinted by RINF Alternative News with permission or license.