Tap Water

August 29, 2016--Americans are buying more bottled water than soda (Environmental News Network)

This year is on track to see Americans’ consumption of bottled water outpace their soda drinking for the very first time. According to Euromonitor, a market research firm, the average American will buy 27.4 gallons of bottled water, compared to 26.2 gallons of soda drinks. Is this a good thing?


October 22, 2013--Bottled water puts children at risk for tooth decay, former ODA president says (CBC News)

It's a convenient choice when you're running out the door to hockey practice, but choosing bottled water over fluoride-spiked tap water puts children at risk for tooth decay, according to a former president of the Ontario Dental Association. "It can certainly have an effect cumulatively.


October 11, 2008--Bottled water versus tap: Which is safer to drink? (L.A. Times)

"Bottled water isn't any safer or purer than what comes out of the tap," says Dr. Sarah Janssen, science fellow with the Natural Resources Defense Council in San Francisco, which conducted an extensive analysis of bottled water back in 1999.


September 17, 2008--Loveland taps regional water award (Loveland Reporter-Herald)

They were judging taste, smell and clarity of tap water for 15 cities and water districts from across Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming. The city of Loveland placed third, said McGee, the city’s water plant manager.


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