A few CBC reports: David Suzuki, pastic water bottles and nearly a decade of warnings

A few CBC reports: David Suzuki, pastic water bottles and nearly a decade of warnings

Trusource Montreal believes that plastic bottles are wastefulSome of these articles date back several years and quote stats from 2002. So why are we sharing them with you? Aren’t they slightly outdated? Well not so much, because despite nearly a decade of warnings about plastic water bottles, contamination and the issues surrounding the drinking water industry, we’re still preaching the same warnings.

David Suzuki stands up against plastic water bottles…

A 2007 CBC report describes David Suzuki’s pleas to ditch plastic bottles, a message he relayed to over 50 communities while on tour. When he arrives at speaking engagements, he always asks the host not to provide plastic water bottles during the event.

Bottled water consumption in Canada

Have a look at some of the organizations rethinking their use of bottled water, the debates surrounding “free will” to choose whether to drink bottled water, the fluoride issue and some relevant statistics.

Is plastic safe?

A quick look into the debate surrounding the safety of plastic water bottles. Is it true that the longer the water stays in the bottle the higher the chances of contamination? Read this article for some insight into an issue that dates back several years and continues today.