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‘Forever chemicals’ have been found in bottled water brands sold at Whole Foods and CVS, and it’s part of a larger contamination problem

Massachusetts officials recently issued a public-health warning about chemicals called PFAS, which have been found in some bottled water sold at the state’s Whole Foods and CVS locations. These so-called “forever chemicals” have been associated with cancer, liver damage, and developmental issues. The bottled water distributor identified in the Massachusetts […]
‘Forever chemicals’ have been found in bottled water brands sold at Whole Foods and CVS, and it’s part of a larger contamination problem
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A fiery brand war between a Silicon Valley mayo startup and Jaden Smith’s bottled water company is heating up — and one is alleging ‘deceptions and misrepresentations’

Jaden Smith’s bottled water company, Just Goods, is suing an embattled vegan mayo startup that recently changed its name from Hampton Creek to Just. In a lawsuit, Smith’s company claims Hampton Creek’s rebrand violates a 2014 trademark agreement between the two companies. Just (formerly Hampton Creek) is now alleging that […]
A fiery brand war between a Silicon Valley mayo startup and Jaden Smith’s bottled water company is heating up — and one is alleging ‘deceptions and misrepresentations’
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Bottled water from major brands like Aquafina, Nestle, and Dasani contains tiny plastic particles, and evidence suggests they’re major contributors to microplastic trash heaps

Studies suggest disposable, plastic water bottles can harbour hundreds of tiny bits of plastic, and we’re drinking them down with bottled H2O. Microplastics are all over the place: in our salt, contaminating our seas, and running out of our taps, too. But there are even more of them lurking in […]
Bottled water from major brands like Aquafina, Nestle, and Dasani contains tiny plastic particles, and evidence suggests they’re major contributors to microplastic trash heaps