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Government Departments: Bottled Water

House of Lords written question – answered on 11th June 2009.

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Photo of Baroness Warsi Baroness Warsi Shadow Minister (Community Cohesion and Social Action), Communities and Local Government

To ask Her Majesty's Government how much the Department for Culture, Media and Sport spent on bottled water in each of the last five years.

Photo of Lord Davies of Oldham Lord Davies of Oldham Deputy Chief Whip (House of Lords), HM Household, Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Captain of the Queen's Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Lords) , Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (and Deputy Chief Whip)

The department spent the following on bottled water.

2004 £9,893
2005 £12,502
2006 £10,738
2007 £8,351
2008 £5,242

In September 2008 the department installed a system to filter and bottle tap water on site. The department now no longer purchases bottled water.

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