Disposable Water Bottles Saved
A Whopping 1,329,822 Disposable Plastic Bottles Saved! As of February 2018, PPCC has saved 1,329,822 water bottles through our hydration stations that are located around the campuses. Not only has hundreds of thousands of dollars been saved, but over a million empty water bottles have stayed off our streets and water ways, providing us a cleaner, more efficient community!
Estimated Cost Saved by PPCC Water Stations
The average cost of a single use water bottle according to MightyNest.com is $1.35. And the average consumer spends $225 on water bottles per year. Taking into account how many water bottles have been saved by using PPCC's water stations, the cost savings is astronomical!
Join many students, staff, and faculty who collectively diverted over a million disposable water bottles from the landfill through bringing their reusable bottles. In addition to the environmental impact this makes, a calculated $2.3 million dollars have been saved community wide since 2016 at PPCC!