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EWG's Bottled Water Scorecard, 2011
January 25, 2012

EWG's Bottled Water Scorecard, 2011: Find Your Water

Tulpehocken Mountain Spring Water
Grade: F
sold by Tulpehocken Spring Water
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State purchasedAverage gradeMeets state labeling laws?
Pennsylvania F n/a


n/a = not assessed

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LABEL Full information on label & website? ADVANCED TREATMENT? GRADE
SOURCE PURIFICATION TESTING
Tulpehocken Mountain Spring Water Label
Pennsylvania
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F

WATER SOURCE
Label information: "Source: PA DEP Permit #498 White Haven, PA"
Website information: "pristine Pennsylvania springs located deep the mountains near Gratz, Sugar Loaf Township, and White Haven."
PURIFICATION METHOD
Label information: None Listed
Website information: None Listed
TESTING CONDUCTED
What information is on the label? Not Listed
Is the water quality report online? No
What tests were conducted? None Listed
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
On the labelA purely refreshing, crystal clear spring water, bottled in the mountains of central Pennsylvania for a cool, clean taste as natural and crisp as the mountain air. Bottled by: Tulpehocken Spring, 750 Point Township Dr., Northumberland, PA 17857. For more information call 1-800-346-9284.

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):
  • Tulpehocken Co.- Home Delivery, Danville, PA (08-Mar-10)
Official website:www.tulpehockenwater.com

LABEL 1: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 1.0 / 2.0 0.5 / 1.0 1.5 / 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 0.0 / 1.0 0.0 / 2.0 0.0 / 3.0
Thorough water quality report? +0.0 / 1.0
Compliant with state law? -0.0 / 1.0
Basic, unknown, or no treatment -1.0 / 1.0
Total 1.0 / 5.0 0.5 / 4.0 0.5 / 10.0
Advanced treatment no treatment used/ none listed
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

F