Tag Archive for 'potable water'

World Water Day is 22 March

February 9th, 2011 by Events

World Water Day is an initiative that grew out of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development.  It is observed each year on 22 March. Too often we take water for granted and waste it. In Guernsey we open the tap and it pours out; clean, potable water that we can drink.  It […]

Guernsey Public Support Tap Water Campaign

October 19th, 2010 by Guernsey Water

GUERNSEY Water’s campaign on promoting tap water in favour of bottled water has received backing from the general public, with 95% of respondents from their recent survey agreeing that tap water should be made readily available for free at local establishments such as bars, restaurants and hotels. The survey also asked customers to rate the […]

Blog Action Day on Water

October 2nd, 2010 by Events

Petitions by Change.org|Start a Petition » Blog Action Day this year focuses on water. Why Water? Right now, almost a billion people on the planet don’t have access to clean, safe drinking water. That’s one in eight of us who are subject to preventable disease and even death because of something that many of us […]