Posts tagged "bottled water"

Drinking Bottled Water Is “Like Smoking While Pregnant”

Just a few short decades ago, the idea that people would pay for bottled water seemed like a joke. Who would buy a product that was already free? Fast forward to now, when Coca-Cola and other major manufacturers of the stuff are laughing all the way to the bank. Today is World Water Day, and…
By: Erin Flaherty / March 22, 2010

French Abandoning Bottled Water

France, bottled water's native land, have started to drink tap water more regularly. According to The Guardian, more than 67 percent of French people say they regularly drink tap water "l'eau du robinet," compared with 59 percent five years ago, and spring sales of bottled water like Evian, Volvic, and Vittel are down 6.7 percent…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 25, 2008