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Is bottled water really considered ‘natural’ if it contains microplastics

Lawsuits suggest water bottlers are being deceptive

May 29, 2024  By Ground Water Canada



Bottled water companies may state their product is natural, but if it’s contaminated with microplastics, can such a claim hold? Lawsuits have recently been filed against six water bottlers, stating that claims of their products being “natural spring water” or “100 per cent mountain spring water” are deceptive. Plaintiffs in the cases say that studies have found microplastics contamination in 93 per cent of the bottles tested. Canada’s National Observer report | READ MORE


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