Students returning to Utah State University for fall semester found that they are now able to drink water from a fountain in two different buildings and fill their water bottle at the same time.New water-bottle filling units have been installed at fountains in the Taggart Student Center and the Merrill-Cazier Library. According to the Utah Statesman, Diversity Vice President Brooke Evans led the initiative which was approved by Eric Olsen, Assistant Vice President for Student Services.Evans says the goal is to promote the use of local quality tap water and refillable water bottles, reducing both the waste of plastic bottles and the fossil fuel it takes to transport them.
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