Monday, September 15, 2008

Water Bottle Wars Continue!

I hope congress faces big business and requires bottled water to be labeled. In the modern world, there is no different between bottled or tap water other than personal taste.

Bottled Water Debate Splashes Congress
Critics Tell Lawmakers Bottled Water Hurts Environment; Industry Says Consumers Deserve Choices

Sept. 10, 2008 - WebMD Health News - By Todd Zwillich

WebMD Health NewsReviewed by Louise Chang, MDSept. 10, 2008 -- Environmental and consumer groups are urging closer scrutiny of bottled water. The groups say Americans are wasting billions of dollars while causing environmental damage -- and adding few health benefits.

The calls come as Congress begins to consider stricter labels that alert consumers about the source and potential environmental impact of the products.

"The public should not assume that water purchased in a bottle is better regulated, more pure, or safer than most tap water," says Mae Wu, an attorney with the Natural Resources Defense Council.
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Rick Kaselj -
Registered Kinesiologist Specializing in Pain-free Living
Surrey, BC, Canada

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