TITLE

New Study Finds Fault With Some Bottled Waters; Tap Water a Better Bet

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Environmental Nutrition;Jan2009, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the findings of the study conducted by Environmental Working Group (EWG) regarding the safety and taste of bottled water in the U.S. The study, which tested 10 brands of bottled water, has discovered 38 pollutants in total, including disinfection byproducts, arsenic, and fertilizer residue. Moreover, EWG, a nonprofit public health advocacy group, has strongly recommended the consumers to drink tap water as well as filtered water instead of bottled water.
ACCESSION #
35784892

 

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