Factsheet: Spinning the bottle - Tackling industry spin on bottled water

The bottled water industry has worked hard to undermine our faith in public water despite the fact that Canada has one of the best public drinking water systems in the world. Communities across Canada are now questioning the extensive and damaging watertaking practices of for-profi t bottling companies, and citizens are calling on municipal governments and school boards to stop selling bottled water. Bottled water corporations are now investing in massive public relations campaigns to counter these community efforts. Here are our responses to some of the myths you will hear from the industry.

Friday, February 10, 2017