News and Media Archive for year 2008

Dec 21, 2008

A Senator lends a voice

In a state looking to protect its waters, Michigan Senator Patty Birkholz steps up to defend those who say bottled water harms the environment. In response to a column by Mike Delp, Birkholz writes in the Traverse City Record-Eagle...

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Dec 1, 2008

Bottled Water To The Rescue…Again

At a school in northern Indiana, it’s bottled water in lieu of drinking fountains, and bottled water for food prep. Why? Because municipal water samples tested positive for an unspecified type of bacteria.

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Oct 14, 2008

Bottled Water Gets A Front Row Seat At The Prez And Veep Debates

The only presidential and veep debates the International Bottled Water Association didn’t sponsor this year were the ones held on Saturday Night Live.
Besides that, you could find IBWA’s private-label water - available for free - at the debates in Mississippi, St. Louis, Nashville and New York.

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Oct 13, 2008

A Bad Ad

A recent radio advertisement in Miami-Dade, Fla. claimed the public water supply was cheaper, purer and safer than bottled water. Now, Nestle Waters North America is rightfully striking back: it’s considering legal options against the county and testing municipal taps, according to the Miami Herald.

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Oct 9, 2008

A Water Bottler Speaks Up. About Time.

Like Howard Beale in Network, owners of bottled water companies are mad, and they’re not going to take it anymore.

You’d probably be upset too if people were saying incorrect, inflammatory stuff about your products - especially if your products are a healthy, safe, and convenient option for consumers.

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Oct 9, 2008

A Similar Organisation (with an “s”) Across The Pond

“Gallons” are “litres” and “while” is “whilst,” but the message at the United Kingdom’s Natural Hydration Council is the same as ours: consumers deserve to have unrestricted access to a healthy, safe, and convenient beverage choice, bottled water.

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