- Almost half of all bottled water is regular tap water
- Bottled water is ounce for ounce more expensive than gasoline
- 2010 bottled water sales $20 billion in U.S. - over $100 billion worldwide.
- You can fill up an 8oz glass with filtered tap water
15,000 times from your home and it will still cost you
less than purchasing a 12 pack of bottled water.
- The average American family spends between $300-$3000 each year on bottled water.
- Large multi national water bottle companies are attempting to buy US water supplies. The Wall Street Journal has called water the next best thing to oil, commonly referring to water as Blue Gold. They are predicting that wars of the 21st century will be fought over fresh water.
- Fresh public water is our born American right, billions of taxpayer dollars
are spent every year for clean, safe water for our families. Do you want to
have to buy your family's water needs from multi-national corporations?
- On average, municipal water filtered from your home cost less than one cent per gallon.
- You can fill a bottled water bottle every day for 10 years and still pay less than the original cost of the bottle.
- Americans drink more bottled water than coffee, milk, or beer.
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Tap Water Versus Bottled Water
All stainless steel water
bottles are 100% recyclable