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Guest Post for Social Enterprise UK: Why should we buy social?

by GiveMeTap

as posted on SocialSaturday.org by SEUK

13th September 2014

To celebrate the launch of Social Saturday, it is only fit to pose the question of why ‘buying social’ is so important. As a company based on the concept of buying for social good, we tend to passionately discuss this question quite a bit at GiveMeTap HQ. However, when I ask friends & family this same question, there can be a lot of vague...

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Stock issues - a learning curve we'd love to share

by GiveMeTap

Many of you may have seen the ‘SOLD OUT’ signs all over the GiveMeTap shop page. Not only are our best selling blue bottles out of stock, but also our silver bottles. We have many of you on our waiting list, hoping to be able to help us hydrate the world with your bottle purchase. Since it has been a couple of weeks since we’ve had this problem, we thought that we should keep you guys updated on...

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California is the first state to ban the plastic bag!

by GiveMeTap

California Plastic Bag Ban Would Be First Of Its Kind In The Nation

Posted: Huffington Post 08/30/2014 4:00 am EDT Updated: 08/30/2014 10:59 am EDT
CALIFORNIA PLASTIC BAG

By Aaron Mendelson

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug 30 (Reuters) - The California state legislature enacted a ban on plastic grocery bags on Friday near the end of its two-year session, a measure that if signed into law would become the first of...

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The IceBucket Challenge? How about the Hydrate The World Challenge?

by GiveMeTap

We’ve just received an amazing request from a Water Hero who wants to buy and donate a GiveMeTap bottle to a homeless person, instead of doing the Ice Bucket Challenge. 

HOW AWESOME IS THAT?! If you would like to do the same, let us know & we can arrange for your bottle to be gifted to the homeless.

Water for You. Water for Everyone.

http://www.givemetap.co.uk/

Photo: The Guardian

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BIG NEWS! We’ve tapped Victoria Line all the way to Zone 2!...

by Adrienne Zuniga-Summers



BIG NEWS! We’ve tapped Victoria Line all the way to Zone 2! Download the app now to find your nearest refill - http://bit.ly/1hWmJUD

To Celebrate, we’ll be doing a Facebook giveaway of more goodies including an another ONE OF A KIND EXCLUSIVE bottle. STAY TUNED, TAPPERS!

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Well spotted, Anusha! The GiveMeTap sticker, loud & proud in...

by GiveMeTap



Well spotted, Anusha! The GiveMeTap sticker, loud & proud in Shepherds Bush.

Get your ticket to FREE water refills from hundreds of places like this at >>www.givemetap.co.uk/tube!

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Turn your empty bottles into Underground credits! HOW AWESOME IS...

by GiveMeTap



Turn your empty bottles into Underground credits! HOW AWESOME IS THIS?

In Beijing, commuters now have the opportunity to trade in their empty plastic bottles for subway credit, offsetting the costs of travel and the costs to the environment.

This is a prime example of innovation in the sustainable arena. Not only does a system like this enable commuters to dispose of plastic waste in an...

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SPOTTED! At Pimlico Station! It does what it says on the tin....

by GiveMeTap



SPOTTED! At Pimlico Station!

It does what it says on the tin. This Bottle Saves Lives >> http://bit.ly/19KeImC

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