More water woes for East Palestine after grocery recall

Posted on AllSides February 28th, 2023
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AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, file

There were long lines for bottled water on Monday as many residents of East Palestine remain skeptical about what’s coming out of their faucets.

Community members are trying to get as many bottles as they can get their hands on after the Norfolk Southern train derailment and subsequent controlled burn which sent toxic chemicals into the air.

But some are even worried about the bottled water.

The Pittsburg-based grocer Giant Eagle has pulled some of its store-brand bottled water off the shelves.

“Out of an abundance of caution, Giant Eagle has made the decision...

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