Big Soda & the Environment

Sugary drinks harm our bodies, but what about our ecosystems? Earth Island Journal editor Jason Mark and guests explore the environmental impacts of Big Soda, from litter and recycling woes, to greenwashing, water wars, and GMO corn in the Midwest.

Sponsors:
Earth Island Institute, Brower Center, Corporate Accountability International
Speakers:
Jason Mark, Editor
Earth Island Journal (moderator)
Susan Collins, Director
Container Recycling Institute
Kari Hamerschlag
Friends of the Earth
Nick Guroff
Corporate Accountability International
WHEN
October 09, 2014 at 7pm - 9pm
WHERE
Brower Center
2150 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
United States
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to the Ecology Center


As of January 2017, Berkeley’s soda tax has generated more than $2.5 million for community nutrition & health efforts, including school garden programs.