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Massachusetts town bans personal-sized bottled water

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A town in Massachusetts has banned personal-sized bottled water. The town of Concord has made it illegal to sell them, according to a report on FOXNews.com.

The environmental group Food and Water Watch hopes other towns will follow Concords lead in going green, The group says most water bottles are not recycled and harm the environment.

Others say the ban is a restriction on freedom of choice.

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