Despite common misconceptions, bottled water doesn’t prove to be a safer or cleaner alternative to tap water.
In addition to the energy usage and the abundance of plastic waste it creates on our planet, bottled water hasn’t been shown to be safer for human consumption or lower in contaminants.
And while tap water is regulated by the EPA, bottled water is regulated by the FDA which has an entirely different set of guidelines that are more focused on labeling (they do have some regulations, but not as substantial as the EPA).
A 2014 study also showed that BPA and PET will leach into plastic water bottles if they are left in warm conditions (borosilicate glass bottles are a much safer alternative to store water and will not leach contaminants).
And as you’ve probably heard, plastic bottled water often just taps water that has been repackaged from your local municipal line and resold to you. In many cases, they are selling you something (bottled tap water) that you can generally access yourself, for free.
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Clean water remains a fundamental requirement for proper cellular and vital organ function. In the end, only you can decide which option is best for you and your family, and which risks and benefits are aligned with your health goals.