A Nutritional Value Between Drinking Water And Bottled Water Essay

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“The US Container Recycling Institute estimates that 67 million plastic water bottles are discarded every day. That is enough plastic water bottles to wrap around the planet 149 times each year,” Jockers researched. Plastic water bottles are hazardous to the environment and that is final. Water is water; persuaded people believe that bottled water is healthier and cleaner than regular tap water, yet that may not always be the case. The nutritional value between tap water and bottled water has no extreme change. The main reason people grab a bottle of water over filling up a glass of tap water, most likely, is convenience. It is easier and handier to grab countless bottles of water a person needs and go about that person’s day. However, how many people are trashing plastic bottles and not even thinking of them after they hit the trashcan? Plastic bottles of water are harmful to the Earth; there is quite a nutritional value difference between bottled water and tap water, there are other way to prevent handiness from ending up in overfill in the end, and there are other ways to contain and filter water than plastic bottles.
The main reason people do not drink tap water is because of the allegedly claimed bacteria they believe is in it. People think their local water systems do not correctly preform their job of cleaning the water and eliminating harmful factors that may cause illness. David Jockers goes to prove these people wrong by saying: “The EPA [US Environmental…

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