Bottled Water: The Honest Truth or a Marketing Lie?

I don’t believe there is such a thing as a coincidence, and so I don’t believe it’s coincidence that since a class action lawsuit against Nestle’s Poland Spring Water got new life in court, so did a new marketing campaign for the bottled water brand. A federal judge in Connecticut recently ruled to allow the case against the bottled water company to move ahead in all but one northeastern state, including Maine.

A Girl Has No Name… and she buys bottled water.

So, I have a good friend, someone who is such a good friend, that she will probably read this, and know she’s the subject matter for today’s post! But I felt it was worth talking about. She shall remain loved by me, but nameless… This friend of mine DOES have a PUR2o drinking & cooking … Continue reading A Girl Has No Name… and she buys bottled water.

Observing Earth Day 2019

Earth Day is coming up, and through the next two weeks more than a billion people in 192 countries will observe this special day. We observe it by planting a tree, teaching younger generations about recycling and conservation. We are encouraged to go for a walk, observe nature. And then what? Although some commit their lives to environmental causes, almost all of those 1 billion people celebrating Earth Day, go back to their usual routines and habits the very next day. It makes Earth Day more like a come-and-go Hallmark holiday, instead of the catalyst for us to stand up and realize some things about ourselves as a society and actually make changes that stick.

STOP BUYING AND DRINKING WATER FROM PLASTIC BOTTLES!

Between 1990 and 2005, sales of water in plastic bottles has quadrupled. These bottles are disposable one-time use plastic that cost money, aren’t much different than other options available, and can have adverse health risks.

Do I choose a Plastic, Metal or Glass reusable water bottle?

So you have your amazing, on-demand, at home drinking water installed. If you are super lucky and smart, you have installed a PUR2o Alkaline Plus Water system! Now what? If part of your decision to install a drinking water system was to do your part and stop some of the plastic waste from your household, then the next question is obvious. What type of water bottles should you choose for you and your family?