Bottled Water Final Checked

Bottled Water Final Checked - BOTTLED WATER EPS 8 December...

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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 BOTTLED WATER EPS 8 December 10, 2007
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Bottled vs Tap Water Which is really better?
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Bottled Water The bottled water industry is one of the fastest-growing businesses in the United States, with annual sales of nearly four billion gallons The market growth for bottled water is driven by younger, health-oriented people whom claim it “it tastes better and looks better” FDA sets regulations specifically for bottled water to ensure that bottled water is safe Production of bottled water must follow current good manufacturing practices (CGMP) regulations and the water must be sampled, analyzed and found to be safe and sanitary
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Tap Water The general water we consume in our homes on an everyday basis Many scientists have run tests that have consistently found tap water to be as good for you as bottled water Tap water typically contains fluoride, an advantage most people don’t consider Numerous companies sell filtration systems which filter the tap water for those who want extra reassurance
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Comparing The Two Bottled water in comparison to city tap water goes through much less rigorous testing for health and purity standards While the majority of the tap water is good, some people are in fact unfortunate not to have the luxury of good water Checking your local water supply is the best step to take Many bottled water companies actually source their water from the same taps that people are afraid to drink from From the right you can see that over 35% of people drink bottled water because they’re concerned about tap water safety Researchers however point out that tap water is just as good for you as bottled water
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Our Opinion Bottled water sold in the United States is not necessarily cleaner or safer than most tap water Tests after tests show that tap water is just as pure and clean as many bottled water brands We suggest that you take an empty water bottle and fill it up with tap water if you’re that concerned about convenience. It’s practically the same thing
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Real Cost of Bottled Water? Water bottles “costs 240 to 10,000 times more than tap water” For the price of one bottle of Evian, a San Franciscan can receive 1,000 gallons of tap water.”
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 The Statistics The bottled water share is increasing with no signs of decline. Once favored products such as soft drinks are declining.
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 What the government is doing about water bottles… VS
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Newsome’s Alternative -The region’s water system is amongst the purest in the world -Water comes form the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir
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Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Legislative Action -Governor Newsome issues out an executive order restricting the use of bottled water in this three-pronged approach: 1. Beginning July 1, 2007, there will be a prohibition from any city
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