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

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

Give GIVE Strength [to fight muscular disorders] Electrolyte Infused Water
Grade: F
sold by PurBlu Beverages
Map of US showing DC
State purchasedAverage gradeMeets state labeling laws?
District of Columbia F n/a


n/a = not assessed

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LABEL Full information on label & website? ADVANCED TREATMENT? GRADE
SOURCE PURIFICATION TESTING
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District of Columbia
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F

WATER SOURCE
Label information: None Listed
Website information: None Listed
PURIFICATION METHOD
Label information: "Vapor distilled"
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 labelOn a mission. Drink give. Do good. You just gave 10c to a local charity fighting muscular disorders. Give Strength is our way of bringing awareness to muscular disorders - debilitating illnesses that are often overlooked and underfunded. Get hydrated with this electrolyte infused water and lend some muscle to the search for better treatments and cures for these afflictions. Ingredients: Vapor distilled water, electrolytes (magnesium chloride, potassium bicarbonate, calcium chloride)

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):
  • Whole Foods Market, Washington, DC (14-May-10)
Official website:no website identified by EWG

LABEL 1: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 0.0 / 2.0 0.0 / 1.0 0.0 / 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 2.0 / 2.0 0.0 / 1.0 2.0 / 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 -0.0 / 1.0
Total 2.0 / 5.0 0.0 / 4.0 2.0 / 10.0
Advanced treatment advanced treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

F