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Toxic chemicals that never break down were found in the drinking water in several major US cities

January 24, 2020 by

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By Nadia Kounang and Scottie Andrew, CNN (CNN)Potentially toxic chemicals are in the drinking water supplies of several major metropolitan areas in the US, including Miami, New Orleans and Washington, DC, according to a new report from the Environmental Working Group (EWG). The findings, published by the environmental advocacy group this week, suggested that PFAS, […]

Nestle denies its Poland Spring bottled water is regular groundwater

April 1, 2019 by

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By Jade Scipioni Nestle Waters is firing back against a class-action lawsuit claiming its Poland Spring bottled water brand is merely common groundwater, not the “100 percent Natural Spring Water” it claims to be. Twelve plaintiffs in eight states are suing the company for allegedly diluting its bottled water with regular groundwater and misleading consumers in its […]

U.S. Attorney Probes Lead-Tainted Drinking Water as Governor Declares Emergency

January 6, 2016 by

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by Eric Ortiz The move by Gov. Rick Snyder comes three weeks after newly elected Flint Mayor Karen Weaver declared a local state of emergency — triggering the bureaucratic process of procuring government disaster aid. Genesee County Board of Commissioners also declared the situation an emergency on Monday. The state’s declaration for Genesee County, where […]

Spring Water Recalled for Milk

September 3, 2015 by

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H-E-B has issued a recall specifically for the Hill Country Fare One Gallon Spring Water with the Best By date of December 19, 2015, due to the possible presence of a milk allergen. This recall is specific to one gallon containers of Hill Country Fare Spring Water with a Best By Date of December 19, […]

Hannaford posts Bottled Water Recall

June 24, 2015 by

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Hannaford has announced that Nature’s Place bottled water with code numbers beginning with “A” or “H” best by dates of Dec. 8, 2016 through Dec. 16, 2016 are part of a recall issued by Niagra Bottling, LLC. Details: Niagra Bottling issued the voluntary recall due to concerns that one of its spring sources is contaminated […]