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

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

Harris Teeter Purified Water
Grade: F
sold by Harris Teeter, Inc.
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
Harris Teeter Purified Water Label
District of Columbia
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F

WATER SOURCE
Label information: None Listed
Website information: No product information on website
PURIFICATION METHOD
Label information: "Purified by reverse osmosis"
Website information: No product information on website
TESTING CONDUCTED
What information is on the label? Not Listed
Is the water quality report online? No
What tests were conducted? No product information on website
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
On the labelClean, Clear Refreshment. Proudly distributed by Harris Teeter, Matthews, NC 28105. your plus guaranteed. 1-800-432-6111.

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):
  • Harris Teeter Supermarket, Washington, DC (12-Jun-10)
Official website:harristeeter.com

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 0.2 / 1.0 2.2 / 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 0.2 / 4.0 2.2 / 10.0
Advanced treatment advanced treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

F