Anyone buying a bottle of Poland Spring Water would be pretty sure that theyâ€™re drinking exactly whatâ€™s advertised.Â Itâ€™s produced by NestlĂ© – the worldâ€™s biggest packaged food manufacturer – so it must be a trustworthy product, right?
Not so, according to a lawsuit against the giant company, filed by 11 plaintiffs in Connecticut this week.
â€śA colossal fraud perpetrated against American consumers.â€ť
~ Â Plaintiffs v.Â NESTLE WATERS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
The reason for the litigation?Â NestlĂ© claims that its water comes from eight natural springs in Maine.Â The claimants say that seven of those springs are in fact, man-made.Â Instead of the pure spring water conjured up by labels and advertising, …