04 Apr '12, 1pm

Bottled water industry wages PR battle against tap water: Worried by a dip in sales, Nestlé is among the compani...

Bottled water industry wages PR battle against tap water: Worried by a dip in sales, Nestlé is among the compani...

RELATED ARTICLES Starbucks Wastes Millions of Litres of Water a Day October 7, 2008 09:26 AM Recycled Rain Barrels October 14, 2008 08:52 AM Less grass means less gas, cattle researcher says October 30, 2008 10:06 AM Food needs 'fundamental rethink' January 2, 2009 09:05 AM /sustainability/article/44220 Bottled water is the totemic bête noire of the environmental world, a multibillion-dollar industry that takes what in the west is clean and readily available from the tap, packages it up in non-biodegradable plastic and sells it back to consumers at hugely inflated prices. ADVERTISEMENT And yet sales continue to rise. In 2010, more than 2bn litres were consumed in the UK — 33 litres per person, a figure projected to rise to 40 litres by 2020. More than 40bn litres were sold last year in the US, in plastic bottles it took 17m barrels of oil to manufacture; the industry there...

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