Michigan Ends Free Bottled Water to Flint and Increases Nestle Skim +167%

In a turn of events so ironic it could have been scripted by Franz Kafka, on April 2, the state of Michigan awarded Nestlé Waters, the world’s largest bottled water corporation, the right to draw 167 percent more water from the states’ aquifers than it did last year. Four days later, Governor Rick Snyder announced the state would no longer distribute free bottled water to the residents of Flint, Michigan, whose water was contaminated by lead due to actions of state and local officials….

https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/04/19/nest-a19.html

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