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Does Flint bottled water have lead, too?

Among the more widely circulated Flint-related rumors is a video purportedly showing that home testing using TDS (Total Dissolved Solids) meters revealed dangerous levels of lead in bottled water that was handed out to Flint residents…

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Water has become a status symbol

The Big Water marketing machine has succeeded in making us happily pay for something that’s always been free.

…unless you want to look like a penny-pinching plebeian, you better order sparkling water while dining at a fine restaurant.
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An alternative to plastic bottles

…more than 50 billion plastic bottles are sold and discarded worldwide each year. Despite efforts to promote recycling, 40 billion bottles end up in landfills. Then it can take can more than 700 years for plastic resin bottles to decompose.

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Bottled water not as pure as you think

…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.
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Bottling Water in the Desert: The Recyclable Commodity

To many, it seems barely credible that water melting in the Rocky Mountains of Wyoming could find its way to a bottling plant in the hottest city in the Northern Hemisphere, to be sold in hotels and gas stations all over the western U.S.  618 more words


Pennsylvania Governor sends bottled water due to new EPA ruling

Governor Tom Wolf and Representative Todd Stephens announced on Thursday that some residents in the area of the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station in Horsham and the former Naval Air Warfare Center in Warminster had dangerous levels of the industrial chemicals perfluorooctane sulphonate (PFOS) or perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA).

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Man Candy Monday I Snoop Dogg Throws Celebrity Basketball Game for Flint

Snoop Dogg and former NBA baller Morris Peterson teamed up to throw first annual Hoop 4 Water charity basketball game Saturday at Flint’s Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center. 308 more words