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Bottled Water Standards -2006

Category:ENVIRONMENT - POLLUTION
Sub-Category:AIR, WATER, LAND & NOISE
Resolution Number:700.10.7
Club:Brampton
Year:2006
Status:Open
Reaffirmed:
Comments:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario to work with the Government of Canada to ensure that the standards for bottled water be the same as those that apply to municipal water supplies.
FURTHER BE IT RESOLVED that BPW Ontario request the Government of Ontario to make it unlawful to sell bottled water unless it meets the standards negotiated with the Government of Canada.
FURTHER BE IT RESOLVED that BPW Ontario request the Government of Ontario to introduce a program under the Ontario Water Act which would require adequate assessment of the ground source and reserves of water and the impact on surface water flows when water is taken to be bottled.

 

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