California's epic drought has led to increased grocery store prices for all of us coast to coast, and water restrictions that went into effect this week in the Golden State. T
he threat of $500 fines for wasting water is upsetting residents, especially since many multinational corporations are sourcing, bottling and making huge profits from water from California.
Now, hundreds of thousands of people, including about 100,000 on Change.org, have signed petitions asking for the state to ban water bottling operations. The Daily Share's Yasmin Vossoughian spoke to Eddie Kurtz from Courage Campaign, a key part of the coalition against water bottling.