Group Says Tap Water May Be Safer Than Bottled Water

October 20, 2008

The Environmental Working Group has put out a new report which states that tap water may be safer than even bottle dwater................Washington (ChattahBox) – The Environmental Working Group has put out a new report which states that tap water may be safer than even bottled water.

The Environmental Working Group conducted the report by testing 10 of the most popular bottled water brands.

As they conducted the tests, they found 8 different chemicals on average in each bottle.

Overall, they stated that they found that 48 chemicals were present.

Examples of the chemicals found included bacteria, fertilizer, etc.

Americans may want to switch over to tap water according to the EWG.

The lowest quality bottled water came from Wal-Mart and Giant Foods Inc.

The Environmental Working Group is pushing to have standards on bottled water increased.


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