If it's packaged in plastic, don't buy it. The softners in the plastic leech into your food. Impossible you say?
Yeah, it's hard. Even the Britling Filter pitcher uses polycarbonate, which researchers say is deadly. So we now only use it to water the ferns on the terrace. Some of those ferns kicked the bucket...
I use glass, or I don't consume it. But bottle water gets me sooner or later when I leave home.
Man, it really sucks to live in this Brave New Push-button World of Tomorrow. Wish I was back in the 70's before all this plastic chit showed up. Plastic is made from oil, you know. Not only does it kill you, it kills the planet when it is produced.
But now it sounds like I can't even let my kids sit on my vinyl couch without putting them at risk.
God I hate these Oil Company Azzholes who force us to live in an ocean of plastic.