High arsenic levels in bottled water sold at Whole Foods, Target, group warns
The Center for Environmental Health (CEH) is talking about the levels of arsenic in Starkey Water, which is owned and sold by Whole Foods, and Peñafiel, owned by Keurig Dr. Pepper. Peñafiel is sold at Target, according to CEH, and USA Today reports it's also sold at Walmart. CEH says the arsenic levels are so high, that California law requires the companies to include a health warning.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says long-term exposure to high levels of arsenic can lead to cancer.
The FDA has not issued a recall of either brand of water.
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