The risks of contamination of bottled water are the same as those for tap water since they originate from the same sources.
By: Natasha Morgan
Mineral and spring waters come from a natural underground source. If labeled as such, they cannot be obtained from a public supply nor can their composition be altered by chemical treatment. However, to protect freshness, carbon dioxide and ozone may be added during the bottling process.
Bottled Water is not as restrictive and it can come from any source that can be treated to make it fit for human consumption. In recent years, there have …