Starting Aug. 1, water bottlers will pay $503.71 for every million litres of groundwater, compared to the previous fee of $3.71.
The province imposed stricter scientific requirements for water taking permits.
"It's not good enough from my perspective to say there's lots of industries that need water."
The company wants the well to ensure "future business growth."
Water-bottling companies, watch out.
Researchers found many of the drugs were not removed completely during drinking-water treatment.
Ontario's agriculture minister said the province won't be offering new money for struggling farmers in eastern Ontario, but
Planning a summer canoe trip? Try one of Kevin Callan -- explore Magazine's paddling expert's -- favourites. The Temagami Wasakinsa Lake Loop is a perfect five-day family loop and Wasaksina Lake itself is great to just to spend a week on.