"A CR investigation has found that in some cases bottled water on store shelves contains more potentially harmful arsenic than tap water flowing into some homes."
"CR had previously found that the FDA knew about high levels of arsenic in the water as early as 2015, when the agency put Peñafiel on an “import alert” for excessive arsenic."
Looking for Info About Bottled Water Quality? Good Luck. - (May 9, 2019)
"In CR’s quest to track down information about the quality of the nation’s bottled water, we encountered a number of roadblocks and red flags."
CR found that LaCroix lacks a necessary permit to sell in a state.
"Keurig Dr Pepper voluntarily withdrew for sale all its unflavored Peñafiel Mineral Spring Water after tests commissioned by the company detected excessive levels of arsenic. Consumer Reports had earlier detected levels of arsenic in the water above federal standards and notified the company, in an investigation published in April."
"A Consumer Reports investigation finds 1,500 e-scooter injuries across the country, and many hospitals still don’t track them."
"Consumer Reports wins public records fight, even though Bird and Lime argue information could contain trade secrets."
"The reports come as a CR survey finds riders confused about where to use scooters, and some cities consider banning them"
An apparent glitch can cause an electric scooter model available for rent from major companies like Bird and Lyft to experience a sudden burst of speed that exceeds limits set by cities, Consumer Reports confirmed.
CR obtained and reviewed 94,000 vehicle records in New York City and Seattle area , and found companies do little to address open recalls