So far, the Food and Drug Administration has yet to recall either brand of bottled water. CR recently tested dozens of bottled water brands and found that Starkey Spring Water, introduced by Whole Foods in 2015, had concerning levels of â¦ Whole Foods internal testing showed results just under the federal limit, from 9.48 to 9.86 parts per billion, with one of four samples testing just above the limit. Water sold at Target, Walmart and Whole Foods contains levels of highly toxic arsenic that are above the legal limit, more than unfiltered tap water. The arsenic content in each product hasn't prompted a federal recall , â¦ High levels of arsenic in bottled water sold at Whole Foods, Target, Walmart, study says. On Friday, Keurig Dr. Pepper announced the voluntary recall of Peñafiel unflavored mineral spring water â¦ A recent test of Starkey Spring Water, manufactured by Whole Foods and introduced in 2015, showed that the product contained 9.49 to 9.56 parts per billion of arsenic. Whole Foods' bottled-water brand, Starkey Water, has arsenic levels in it high enough to cause damage if ingested regularly, according to a new investigation conducted by Consumer Reports.. Arsenic is a naturally occurring element of the Earth's crust that gets distributed throughout the environment in the air, water, and land, according to the World Health Organization. But the water remains on the shelves at other supermarkets, including Stop & Shop and Whole Foods, where, under the 365 label, large jugs of the water produced last month were being sold for â¦ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not recalled either brand of bottled water. Whole Foods and Keurig Dr. Pepper did not respond to requests for comment from USA Today. The watchdog said that it is still at levels that pose risks to people if regularly consumed as it urged the company to recall the water. The Food and Drug Administration told Whole Foods that tests had found levels as high as 12 ppb, which resulted in recalls of the water in 2016 and â¦ Target and Walmart sell Peñafiel, and Starkey is owned by Whole Foods. Consumer Reports warned that bottled water made by Whole Foods contains "potentially harmful levels of arsenic," amounting to three times the level of the chemical compared to other brands. A recent study by the Center for Environmental Health has revealed high levels of arsenic in two brands of bottled water sold by Whole Foods and Walmart. Target and Walmart sell Peñafiel, and Starkey is owned by Whole Foods. The affected brands are the Keurig Dr Pepper-owned Peñafiel and Whole Foods-owned Starkey.