Trader Joe's Pure New Zealand Artesian Water
sold by Trader Joe's
State purchasedAverage gradeMeets state labeling laws?
California F no

LABEL Full information on label & website? ADVANCED TREATMENT? GRADE
SOURCE PURIFICATION TESTING
Trader Joe's Pure New Zealand Artesian Water Label
California

 

F

2009 summary

 

F

WATER SOURCE
Label information: "Paeroa, New Zealand"
Website information: No product information on website
PURIFICATION METHOD
Label information: None Listed
Website information: No product information on website
TESTING CONDUCTED
What information is on the label? "For water quality information and a bottled water report contact: 1-877-854-5494or tjwater@traderjoes.co.nz"
Is the water quality report online? No
What tests were conducted? No product information on website
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
On the labelAhhhh, New Zealand. Rolling green pastures, towering snow-capped mountains and pristine, crystal clear water. Trader Joe's Pure New Zealand Artesian Water bubbles to the surface under its own pressure- the definition of "Artesian"- from an ancient aquifer nearly 300 feet beneath the surface of the Earth and completely natural. We've added nothing and taken nothing away- you get TJ's Pure New Zealand Artesian Water just as nature intended. Crisp. Clean. Delicious. Dist.& Sold exclusively by: Trader Joe's, Monrovia, CA 91016. Product of New Zealand.

WATER QUALITY REPORT (WQR)
Is the WQR available online? No
What is contained in the WQR? No WQR available
Does WQR available provide comparable information to municipal WQR? No

DATA SOURCE(S)
Label purchase location(s) (date):
  • Trader Joe's, San Carlos, CA (13-May-10)
Official website:www.traderjoes.com

LABEL 1: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 1.0 / 2.0 0.2 / 1.0 1.2 / 3.0 Grade Key
A: 8.6-10.0
B: 6.9-8.5
C: 5.0-6.8
D: 2.9-4.9
F:-2.0-2.8
Purification method 0.0 / 2.0 0.0 / 1.0 0.0 / 3.0
Testing conducted 1.0 / 1.0 0.0 / 2.0 1.0 / 3.0
Thorough water quality report? +0.0 / 1.0
Compliant with state law? -0.3 / 1.0
Basic, unknown, or no treatment -1.0 / 1.0
Total 2.0 / 5.0 0.2 / 4.0 1.0 / 10.0
Advanced treatment no treatment used/ none listed
Meets state labeling laws? out of compliance with california regulation: provided the appropriate information on the label; however, water quality report was not available via the email address listed on the label
Final Grade

F