10 Nov '11, 7pm

Green Blog: The Unlikely Champion of a Water Bottle Ban

Scott Johnson Lobby of Xanterra’s Hotel El Tovar at the Grand Canyon Xanterra Parks & Resorts , an operator of lodgings, gift shops and general merchandise stores at national parks from Death Valley to the Grand Canyon to Crater Lake in Oregon, makes tens of millions of dollars selling its wares and lodgings to tourists. A small portion of those sales — maybe one-half of a percentage point — comes from selling water in plastic bottles. Why would it want to give that up? Don’t get Chris Lane started. He’s the company’s vice president for environmental affairs, and the word “evangelist” does not fully capture his intensity on the subject of petroleum-based plastic and the harm that he believes it does to the environment. “This is a big issue for us, and we are trying to proactively address it,” he said in an interview for an article in Thursday’s paper on a decision by the N...

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The Unlikely Champion of a Water Bottle Ban

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