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

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

Nirvana Natural Spring Water
Grade: F
sold by Nirvana, 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
Nirvana Natural Spring Water Label
District of Columbia
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F

WATER SOURCE
Label information: "in the majestic Adirondack Mountains"
Website information: "in the majestic Adirondack Mountains"
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 labelPositively Pure. Naturally Green. Nestled amidst 2,000 acres of untouched wilderness in the majestic Adirondack Mountains is the source that provides Nirvana Natural Spring Water. This pristine spring water flows to the surface naturally at a constant 42 degrees, attesting to its extremely deep-rooted nature.

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):
  • Information Not Available, Washington, DC (Apr-10)
Official website:www.nirvanaspring.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