Deer Park Natural Spring Water
sold by Nestle Waters North America, Inc.
State purchasedAverage gradeMeets state labeling laws?
Maryland D n/a
Ohio D n/a
District of Columbia
(3 labels assessed)
D n/a


n/a = not assessed

LABEL Full information on label & website? ADVANCED TREATMENT? GRADE
SOURCE PURIFICATION TESTING

2010 summary

 

D

2009 summary

 

D

LABEL 1
Deer Park Natural Spring Water Label
District of Columbia

 

D

LABEL 2
Deer Park Natural Spring Water Label
Maryland

 

D

LABEL 3
Deer Park Natural Spring Water Label
District of Columbia

 

D

LABEL 4
Deer Park Natural Spring Water Label
District of Columbia

 

D

LABEL 5
Deer Park Natural Spring Water Label
Ohio

 

D

WATER SOURCE
Label information: Labels 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & 5:
"Frontier Springs located in New Tripoli, PA; Bangor, PA; Stroudsburg, PA; Hegins, PA; South Coventry, PA; Pine Grove, PA; Newmanstown PA and/or Oakland, MD"
Website information: "Frontier Springs located in New Tripoli, PA; Bangor, PA, Stroudsburg, PA; Hegins, PA, South Coventry, PA; Pine Grove, PA and/or Oakland, MD; Spring of Life, Lake County, FL and/or Crystal Springs, Pasco County, FL; White Springs, Liberty County, FL and/or Blue Springs, Madison County, FL; Glenwood Spring, St. Albans, ME; Sweetwater Falls, Hohenwald, TN"
PURIFICATION METHOD
Label information: Labels 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & 5:
None Listed
Website information: "One-micron filters… two-stage advanced micro-filters…Ultraviolet Light/Ozone Disinfection"
TESTING CONDUCTED
What information is on the label? Labels 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & 5:
Not Listed
Is the water quality report online? Yes
What tests were conducted? Company provides a brand-specific, dated [1st-2nd Quarter 2008] water quality report. The report details a full range of test results for volatile organic compounds, synthetic organic compounds, inorganic minerals, metals and radiologicals.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
On the labelLabel 1:
Since 1873, people have been enjoying our Natural Spring Water- a water that comes from natural springs, with a taste as refreshing as nature itself. Deer Park, That's good water! Questions? Comments? Call 1-800-288-8281

Label 2:
Deer Park, That's good water! Questions? Comments? Call 1-800-288-8281. Water Down Your Calories- A typical 12oz sugared beverage=140+ calories. Water= 0 calories. Replacing just one sugared beverage a day with water can trim 50,000+ calories a year from your diet. Be Healthy. We can all make a difference. Please recycle.

Label 3:
Pure Quality. Est. 1873. 100% natural Spring water. Deer Park, Born Better. Only from carefully selected natural springs. Smaller cap = Less plastic. Did you notice this bottle has an Eco-Slim cap? This is part of our ongoing effort to reduce our impact on the environment. This bottle and cap contain an average of 20% less plastic than our original 0.5L Eco-shape bottle and cap. Be green. We can all make a difference. Please recycle.

Label 4:
Deer Park, That's good water! Questions? Comments? Call 1-800-288-8281. Our Commitment- We've always been committed to monitoring our springs in order to assess their health and manage long term water supply: both now and in the future. Be green. We can all make a difference. Please recycle.

Label 5:
Deer Park, That's good water! Questions? Comments? Call 1-800-288-8281. Quality Preservation- We preserve more than 14,000 acres around our US spring sources, protecting the water's quality, local watersheds, habitats and nature's open spaces. It's good for our 100% natural spring water and the environment. Be Assured. We can all make a difference. Please recycle.
Green claims/donationsLabel 1:
Help preserve our natural treasures. The people who bring you Deer Park 100% Natural Spring Water have teamed up with the National Parks Conservation Association to restore and protect Nature's greatest resources.

WATER QUALITY REPORT (WQR)
Is the WQR available online? Yes
What is contained in the WQR? Labels 1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & 5:
Report lists full SDWA contaminant list; Report includes complete documentation of all chemicals tested for; Report represents the most current water quality data
Does WQR available provide comparable information to municipal WQR? No

DATA SOURCE(S)
Label purchase location(s) (date):Label 1:
  • Information Not Available, Washington, DC (Apr-10)
  • Information Not Available, Washington, DC (May-10)


Label 2:
  • Sam's Club, Owing Mills, MD (Mar-10)
  • Giant Food, Germantown, MD (10-Apr-10)


Label 3:
  • Information Not Available, Washington, DC (3-Jun-10)


Label 4:
  • Information Not Available, Washington, DC (Apr-10)


Label 5:
  • Giant Eagle, Rocky River, OH (2010)

Official website:www.deerparkwater.com

LABEL 1: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 1.5 / 2.0 0.8 / 1.0 2.3 / 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 1.0 / 1.0 1.0 / 3.0
Testing conducted 0.0 / 1.0 1.8 / 2.0 1.8 / 3.0
Thorough water quality report? +0.0 / 1.0
Compliant with state law? -0.0 / 1.0
Basic, unknown, or no treatment -0.5 / 1.0
Total 1.5 / 5.0 3.5 / 4.0 4.0 / 10.0
Advanced treatment basic treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

D


LABEL 2: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 1.5 / 2.0 0.8 / 1.0 2.3 / 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 1.0 / 1.0 1.0 / 3.0
Testing conducted 0.0 / 1.0 1.8 / 2.0 1.8 / 3.0
Thorough water quality report? +0.0 / 1.0
Compliant with state law? -0.0 / 1.0
Basic, unknown, or no treatment -0.5 / 1.0
Total 1.5 / 5.0 3.5 / 4.0 4.0 / 10.0
Advanced treatment basic treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

D


LABEL 3: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 1.5 / 2.0 0.8 / 1.0 2.3 / 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 1.0 / 1.0 1.0 / 3.0
Testing conducted 0.0 / 1.0 1.8 / 2.0 1.8 / 3.0
Thorough water quality report? +0.0 / 1.0
Compliant with state law? -0.0 / 1.0
Basic, unknown, or no treatment -0.5 / 1.0
Total 1.5 / 5.0 3.5 / 4.0 4.0 / 10.0
Advanced treatment basic treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

D


LABEL 4: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 1.5 / 2.0 0.8 / 1.0 2.3 / 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 1.0 / 1.0 1.0 / 3.0
Testing conducted 0.0 / 1.0 1.8 / 2.0 1.8 / 3.0
Thorough water quality report? +0.0 / 1.0
Compliant with state law? -0.0 / 1.0
Basic, unknown, or no treatment -0.5 / 1.0
Total 1.5 / 5.0 3.5 / 4.0 4.0 / 10.0
Advanced treatment basic treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

D


LABEL 5: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 1.5 / 2.0 0.8 / 1.0 2.3 / 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 1.0 / 1.0 1.0 / 3.0
Testing conducted 0.0 / 1.0 1.8 / 2.0 1.8 / 3.0
Thorough water quality report? +0.0 / 1.0
Compliant with state law? -0.0 / 1.0
Basic, unknown, or no treatment -0.5 / 1.0
Total 1.5 / 5.0 3.5 / 4.0 4.0 / 10.0
Advanced treatment basic treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

D