“It’s just what we’ve all suspected – pure, ‘straight from the mountains’ bottled water is not so pure after all.

Yesterday *EWG released an industry-rattling report that reveals the dirty truth about bottled water.

We tested 10 brands and found an alarming array of contaminants, including cancer-causing byproducts of chlorination, fertiliser residue, industrial solvents and even caffeine.

*The Environmental Working Group is a non-profit, non-partisan research organisation dedicated to using the power of information to protect human health and the environment. The EWG Action Fund is a legislative advocacy organisation that uses EWG research to promote healthy and sustainable policies.

http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/news/20081014/report-some-bottled-water-not-so-pure

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