Call me crazy, but to me, water is just that..water. And for that matter, it has always been water. It is a resource. It is a pure, natural element. Yet, consumer product companies are doing an incredible job taking huge liberties with 'water' by adding several ingredients to it and selling it back to the consumer as none other than...water.
In my mind, once you start adding multiple ingredients to water, it just isn't water anymore. It is a 'drink'. Yet, a lot of people drink products like 'Vitamin Water', 'Life Water' and 'Propel Water', believing that they are a form of good ol' fashioned water. Although you could argue that they have some nutritional benefits, such as added vitamins, they also have ingredients that make them less than nutritious and full of empty calories.
Let's put aside the ethics of consumer product companies misleading consumers by disguising something and selling it as something else. Instead, let's look at the situation from a more analyticalRead More »from When Water really Isn't Water