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Why Does Bottled Water Have an Expiration Date?

Why Does Bottled Water Have an Expiration Date?
Water is a consumable food product, and as such, it is subject to laws requiring expiration dates on all consumables, from bologna to lemonade  Besides that, the expiration date on bottled water has certain benefits for the manufacturer   1.       The plastic bottle water is contained in does "expire," and will eventually start leaching chemicals into the water. This won't necessarily render the water toxic, but it might make it taste...

Bottled Water vs. Reverse Osmosis Water

Bottled Water vs. Reverse Osmosis Water
Myth – Bottled water is healthy water — or so marketers would have us believe. In reality, bottled water is just water. That fact isn't stopping people from buying a lot of it. Estimates variously place worldwide bottled water sales at over $50 or even closer to $100 billion each year. Bottled water is big business. But in terms of sustainability, bottled water is a dry well. It's costly, wasteful...