Environmental Working Group’s focus on bottled water
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The corporate water baron (and chocolate manufacturer) NestlÃ© is trying to silence the Miami-Dade water utility in its effort to encourage the residents to drink the tap and avoid the waste of bottled water. They’ve brought in their high-paid attorneys, so it’s up to us: Sign the petition to stop the bullying.
Bottled water firm steamed about Miami-Dade water ads
BY Curtis Morgan, Miami Herald
Sun, Oct. 12, 2008
In the radio ad, a talking faucet extols Miami-Dade’s tap water as cheaper, purer and safer than bottled water.It may have sounded innocuous to most listeners, but the 30-second spot left the nation’s largest purveyor of bottled water boiling mad.