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First Anniversary of Ontario Moratorium on New Bottled Water Undertakings…But Nestle is Still Going Strong. Where's the Backlash?

In 2016, the Ontario government, under Premier Kathleen Wynne, proposed a moratorium on bottled water: A blanket ban on new and increased bottled water operations gaining water taking permits for a two-year period. Those with jobs on the line opposed the ban. But for everyone else, this was a long time coming (The Canadian Press, 2016).