This shows the plastic water bottle effect. this shows how much of an effect water bottles can have on the economy and how much better it is to use reusable bottles. it also points out how 1 out of 6 bottles are recycled properly.
Bottled Water Vs. Tap Water: Rethink What You Drink. An Estimated 25% of Bottled Water Companies Pull Their Water From Municipal Water Supplies... and SOME blatantly LIE on Their Labels About the Source of Their Water.
Waiākea Bottled Water | www.finewaters.com | 2,400 miles from the nearest industrial landmass and surrounded by 10 million square miles of ocean, Waiākea volcanic water originates in Hawaii through both snowmelt and rain on the pristine snowcapped peak of the active Mauna Loa volcano- one of the purest environments on Earth. Waiākea is then naturally filtered through 14,000 feet of porous lava rock, which enhances it with a unique combination minerals and trace elements.
VOSS - one of the purest bottled waters available in the world - from Norway. Besides being GREAT water, the makers of VOSS are committed to becoming a carbon neutral company. Also, the VOSS Foundation provides access to clean drinking water to communities in Sub-Saharan Africa. Worth supporting!
This makes me sad. Bottled Water companies have made us believe that we NEED bottled water because there's something wrong with ours. The truth is- ours is some of the best in the world. By drinking bottled water, you are only contributing to pollution whether you believe it or not.