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Industry Associations:

International Bottled Water Association is the authoritative source of information about all types of bottled waters.

Regional Bottled Water Associations:
NEBWA - Northeastern Bottled Water Association
SEBWA - Southeastern Bottled Water Association
MABWA - Mid-America Bottled Water Association
CSBWA - Central States Bottled Water Association
NWBWA - Northwestern Bottled Water Association
CBWA - Canadian Bottled Water Association

Water Quality Association (WQA) is a nonprofit international trade association representing the residential, commercial, industrial, and small community water treatment industry.

Regional Water Quality Associations
EWQA - Eastern Water Quality Association
FWQA - Florida Water Quality Association
Missouri WQA - Missouri Water Quality Association
PWQA - Pacific Water Quality Association
TWQA - Texas Water Quality Association

Water Systems Council is a national nonprofit organization focused solely on household wells and small water well systems.

National Ground Water Association (NGWA) is a trade association for ground water professionals including well drillers, pump installers, geologists and other scientists to promote responsible development, use and management of ground water resources.

American Ground Water Trust is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to promoting efficient and effective ground water management and provides educational information about ground water issues that are important to well owners.

AMI represents the interests of packers and processors of beef, pork, lamb, veal and turkey products and their suppliers throughout North America.

IAFIS is a 91-year-old trade association of more than 500 members supplying the food, beverage, dairy and related sanitary processing industries.

IDFA represents the nation's dairy processors and manufacturing industries and their suppliers.

Industry Publications:

Water Quality Products

Water Technology

Water Conditioning and Purification

Food Processing Magazine

ALN Magazine

The Bottled Water Reporter

Government Sources:

EPA Safe Drinking Water Act List of Primary and Secondary Contaminants, Health Effects, and Sources:

The following is a link to the FDA Food Labeling overview:

The following link is a summary of the required statements that must appear on food labels under these laws and their regulations.

Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition

Good Manufacturing Practices in Manufacturing, Packaging, or Holding Human Food: