‘Water’, is the most essential thing to live a life. In the whole world, there are a lot of places where all the tap water is polluted and the people are totally dependent upon bottled water.
In maximum cases picking up bottled water is so easy especially when you are outside. No worry to carry it from home even to tension for keeping it unsafe.
But most of the time we do not check the label of the bottle. And do not bother about what is taken inside our body. Even sometimes that can be the cause of death. So, before picking up a bottle filled with water for drinking be very careful about what you are going to drink. Here are a few things you should look at before buying bitter water.
1. Manufacture and Expire :
Before buying bottled water the first attempt you should take is to check the expiry date that ensures the quality. Even with that check that that bottle is sealed properly or not.
Also, take a look at the manufacturer, which means where the water is been bottled. Though it is better to stay away from bottled water yet always try to choose a well-reputed brand to drink bottled water.
2. Check the label:
We are pretty habituated to the brand advertisement. But, behind all the promotion and promises a maximum number of brands to put a lot of harmful elements into the water, which is harmful to our health.
Check the label for what the water contains. And sometimes every element is not even mentioned on the label. So be aware and if possible do browse the brand and check every detail utterly.
3. Check Contents Before Buying Bottled Water:
Try to buy bottled water where the bottle is made of glass. But if not possible then primarily check the quality of the plastic. Try to buy BPA-free plastic bottles that are safe for you.
Check if it is high-density plastic or low-density plastic. Always try to intake water from a plastic bottle that is made of Polypropylene (PP). It is less harmful to health. Remember to read the label when your health depends on it.
4. Avoid cheap brands:
It is often seen that we pick up water bottles which are very cheap and while saving pocket we forget the security of health.
Most of the unnamed cheap brands do not use the elements in the right proportion to purify the water. That is dangerous for the body. In taking of this kind of water gradually cause chronic diseases. Check the pH level of the water that must be mentioned on the label.
5. Variety of Bottled Water:
So many types of bottled water are available on market. Make a choice of which type you want and go for it. Mineral water, Springwater, Well water, and so on. Pick up that one you want.
All the varieties taste different from one another. Like, go for sparkling water if you need bubbles. The choice is yours.
6. Unlabelled Plastic or PC:
This type of plastic is the most useful plastic in the market that is used to make containers or water bottles.
The plastic made of polycarbonate is so handful for human bodies that even leads to cancer.
7. Good Sanitary Condition:
Before buying bottled water be aware of sanitation. Always pick a bottle from a clean and dry place. Be sure that the bottle was not on Sun. As most bottled water is prohibited from the Sunlight. So pick it from a cool and dry place.
In many regions, people are totally dependent on bottled water, especially where the tap water is filled with chemicals or other components that us dangerous to human health. You must be aware when something is related to your health. Try to be aware and careful before picking up the bottled water.
Go through these conditions thoroughly. Not only the water but also the bottle can be the cause of your health issue. Open up yourself and know what are you going to drink.