California is experiencing its most severe drought in recorded history. Lakes and rivers are drying up, cities are instituting water rationing, and no relief is in sight.
California citizens are facing mandatory water restrictions, but Nestle Waters bottling plants are operating at full volume. In fact, Nestles response to public outcry for water conservation has been anything but concerned. Recently, a reporter asked Nestle Waters North American CEO Tim Brown if he'd move Nestles operations out of California during the drought. His response? "Absolutely not. In fact, if I could increase it, I would."