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Bottled Water: Which Is Best?

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July 13, 2012, 1:19 a.m. | Ukraine — by Oksana Faryna, Oksana Grytsenko

One of the bottled water brands tested, Nebesna Krynytsia, is delivered in Kyiv.
© Kostyantyn Chernichkin

Oksana Faryna

Kyiv Post Staff Writer

Editor’s Note: This is the third part of a four-part series on the safety of drinking water in Kyiv. The final part on how to make the best choice of water will be published in a forthcoming issue of the Kyiv Post.

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Mykhayl July 13, 2012, 3:52 a.m.    

Слава Ісу!

QUOTE: "...had too many salts." QUIT QUOTE

Body pain from sodium buildup was all I thought worried me.

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UPA July 13, 2012, 3:03 p.m.    

Kiev Post has explored the tip of the iceberg and may wish to consider taking the investigation further on a range of other basic foods that are sold in Ukraine. With the average age life expectancy so low the consumption of foods that are often laced with carcinogens surely are is a contributing factor towards poor health and a short life span. Many products have little or no real food value at all, in fact the number of additives are what gets most foods over the line to be labelled as "food" in the first place.
Investigating products such as Roshen's "Biskonti" will prove my case in point or have a look into what the local vodka producers put into their bottles. Providores too sell foodstuffs past their use by date, some of the larger supermarkets like Silpo and Ecomarket even change the use by date to a new date to dupe customers.
And the malignant growth of a prime minister states that he's overseeing storage facilities for fruit and vegetables to deflect the toxic imports that flood into the country to sustain Ukraine over the winter months.
Nice to know you care about the peoples health Ass erov.

I'm sure he has trouble sleeping at night knowing Ukraine has the second highest rate of heart disease in the world cos I'm sure as hell all the Ukrainian food companies dont

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Andrii Brygynets July 17, 2012, 7:15 p.m.    

Интересно, почему у ClearWater выделено красным то, что у Аляски - не выделено? При том, что числа практически совпадают. Нехорошо как-то. Заказом попахивает.
I wonder why ClearWater highlighted in red that in Alaska - not allocated? When that number is almost the same. It is not good somehow. Order smells.

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Oksana Faryna July 18, 2012, 12:42 p.m.    

Потому что производитель Аляски уверяет, что не использует искусственную минерализацию, соответственно ограничение по сухому остатку на него не распространяется. Because producer of Alaska does not use artificial mineralization technology, therefore this norm on dry residue does not apply on it.

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Oksana Faryna July 18, 2012, 1:52 p.m.    

Потому что производитель Аляски уверяет, что не использует искусственную минерализацию, соответственно ограничение по сухому остатку на него не распространяется. Because producer of Alaska does not use artificial mineralization technology, therefore this norm on dry residue does not apply on it.

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Сергей Косяшников July 23, 2012, 4:08 p.m.    

чтоб поверить таким уверениям, нужно сравнить состав исходной воды (из скважины) и состав Аляски.

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Svetlana Ignatenko July 18, 2012, 7:14 p.m.    

Уважаемая Оксана. Ограничение по сухому остатку действует не на тех, кто использует минерализацию, а на тех, кто использует обессоливание. Дословно: "3.5. Якщо рівень сухого залишку в питній воді після її штучного знесолення становить менше 100 мг/куб.дм, вона підлягає домінералізації." Ощущаете разницу? А обессоливают воду все, кто ее очищает. Нужно внимательней читать документы. К тому же, что значит "уверяет"? "Уверять" можно все, что угодно.
Dear Oksana. The restriction on the dry residue does not act on those who use the mineralization, and on those who use desalination. Feel the difference? A desalted water all who cleans it. Need to carefully read the documents. Besides, what does "says"? "I assure" can be anything you want.

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Сергей Косяшников July 23, 2012, 3:58 p.m.    

точно!

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Сергей Косяшников July 23, 2012, 4:01 p.m.    

Питьевая вода «Аляска» – это кристально чистая вода европейского качества, в которой благодаря бережному очищению Anti Scale Complex сохраняется идеальный баланс полезных минералов.

Anti Scale Complex — система сбалансированной очистки воды.

Это значит, что вода при кипячении не оставляет накипь и в то же время имеет необходимое для человека количество полезных микроэлементов.
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то есть происходит удаление части мин. веществ (частичное обессоливание).

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Сергей Косяшников July 23, 2012, 4:07 p.m.    

точно!

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