Bottled water

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Kimberly Dole
August 19, 2019 - 11:29 am
NEWARK, N.J. (1010 WINS) – There will be at least another month of emergency bottled water being distributed, Mayor Ras Baraka said in an interview Sunday morning. This was the first indication given on the amount of time the 14,000 homes would continue to rely on alternate drinking water. “It’s...
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August 11, 2019 - 1:49 pm
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says Newark should provide bottled water to residents with lead service lines after tests indicate filters may not be protecting them against elevated lead levels.
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FILE - This Nov. 10, 2005, file photo shows a bottle of Poland Spring water in Fryeburg, Maine. The Maine-based company announced a plan on Monday, June 3, 3019, to use 100% recycled plastic for all its noncarbonated water containers by 2022. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, file)
June 03, 2019 - 4:00 pm
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Poland Spring announced Monday a plan to use 100% recycled plastic for all its noncarbonated water containers, a move that comes amid growing concern about plastic pollution. The Maine-based company said the effort kicks off this month with 1-liter bottles. By 2022, the...
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