Fountains Mark End to Plastic Bottles

Federation University students will have better access to free drinking water thanks to a donation of two drinking fountains from Gippsland Water.

Gippsland Water managing director Sarah Cumming said the organisation’s donation was part of a broader effort to promote tap over bottled water in the community.

“We’re thrilled to support Federation University’s efforts to reduce its impact on the environment and its promotion of tap water as a cost-effective and environmentally-friendly alternative to bottled water.”

“It’s the kind of attitude we’re hoping to foster in the broader community through our in-kind and community support programs, which have resulted in donations of drinking fountains, reusable water bottles and financial contributions to water related projects across the region.”

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