Bottled Water Vs Tap Water

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More than half of all Americans drink bottled water, mostly because they think it is healthier or better than tap water. Americans even spend more than $100 billion per year on bottled water alone. Instead of wasting money on bottled water, more individuals should drink tap water. Not only does it have some of the same benefits as bottled water, it is good for the environment as well. Many individuals would agree that bottled water is cleaner and safer to drink than tap water. But the Food and Drug Administration, FDA, does not require bottled water manufacturers to test their water or report any violations. Furthermore, the FDA does not require bottled water manufacturers to disclose where the water came from, how it was treated or what contaminants
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