CA Water Board today ruled that Nestlé exceeded its water right in San Bernardino Nat’l Forest by tens of millions of gallons per year – for which they paid only a $624 annual permit fee.
thisisityifi93: There you have it. You let a foreign company exploit your own country’s natural resources and us citizens suffer for your incompetence and neglect.
Putt-Blug: Blatant misuse of water like this will lead to an inevitable fresh water problem in the near future. California is a special climate that can grow almost anything yet they lack sufficient rain. Continuing to add to the water debt in this area will results in massive amounts of agriculture in the area not being sustainable or the diversion of freshwater from other places.
Water control will become s huge power and leverage game. One could speculate that increasing and encouraging water misuse could accelerate the shortage and bring more chances for corruption, control, and power…
AIsuicide: Just for a minute I thought post read – California waterboarding Nestle..
After reading the title over again..I wish …nevermind.
dammitjenkins20cars: Bill burrs segment on nestle on conan is gold.
Nestle CEO: Water Is Not A Human Right, Should Be Privatized