Sunday, September 15, 2019

Tag: bottled water

Health Canada: Bisphenol A on Toxic Substances List

Canada is taking steps to prevent importation, sale and advertising of polycarbonate baby bottled containing bisphenol A (BPA). While BPA is not an issue...

School Board Seeks Bottled Water Alternatives: Orangeville Citizen

Municipalities aren't the only bodies considering bottled water bans: now schools are in on the action. The Orangeville Citizen reports that the Upper Grand...

The Banning of the Bottle

On August 19, London, Ont. became the first Canadian municipality to eliminate the purchase and sale of single-use bottled water at a number of...

Waterloo Region Sends Message to Water Bottlers

Toronto, Ont.-Waterloo Region is the next in the growing list of municipalities taking steps to reducing bottled water use. Yesterday, the Planning and Works...

Weekend Water News

Funds A wastewater treatment plant in Cambridge, Ont. is getting a $21-million upgrade: the aim is to "dewater" the sludge held in its digesters. Meanwhile,...

New GM for NSF’s Beverage Quality Program

Christopher Dunn, a 30-year veteran of the beverage industry, is now the general manager of NSF International's Beverage Quality Program. The beverage quality program...

Water an Incalculable Commodity

On May 28, the Centre for Environment at the University of Toronto hosted The Value of Water, a one-day workshop addressing issues such as...

Waterloo Board Bans Water Bottles

According to a news report in the Toronto Star, the Waterloo Region board has banned the sale of plastic bottles of water in its...

2007 U.S. Bottled Water Sales Increase

Sales and consumption of bottled water in the U.S. continues to rise, according to statistics released by the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) and...

World Water Day: Where Bottled Water Fits In

In honour of World Water Day on March 22, the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) is reminding consumers that bottled water is a healthy...

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