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

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

Naturally Preferred Pure Mountain Spring Water
Grade: D
sold by The Kroger Co.
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State purchasedAverage gradeMeets state labeling laws?
Oregon D n/a


n/a = not assessed

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LABEL Full information on label & website? ADVANCED TREATMENT? GRADE
SOURCE PURIFICATION TESTING
Naturally Preferred Pure Mountain Spring Water Label
Oregon
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D

2009 summary

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F

WATER SOURCE
Label information: "Opal Springs, Culver, OR"
Website information: No product information on website
PURIFICATION METHOD
Label information: "Filtered and Ozonated for purity"
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 labelFrom a community water system. Distributed by Inter-American Products, Cincinnati, OH 45202

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):
  • Fred Meyer, Portland, OR (23-May-10)
Official website:kroger.com

LABEL 1: SCORE/GRADE DETAILS
Information Provided Label Website Total  
Water source 2.0 / 2.0 0.2 / 1.0 2.2 / 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 -0.5 / 1.0
Total 4.0 / 5.0 0.2 / 4.0 3.7 / 10.0
Advanced treatment basic treatment used
Meets state labeling laws?
Final Grade

D