…a majority of bottled water, sold for premium prices, may not be so pure after all.
Out of 170 different bottled waters, they found approximately 40 percent was ordinary tap water, which may or may not have received any additional purification.
18 percent of bottled-water manufacturers don’t divulge where they get their water from, and what’s more disturbing, 32 percent do not disclose any information regarding the treatment or purity of the water they’re selling
38 low-level contaminants and eight chemicals were found in 10 brands of bottled water.
this water could have been filtered from their own water source — the kitchen tap — for a fraction of the cost and causing far less harm to the environment.
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