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I have an artesian well that has been running for years considering the idea of selling the water rights.

What are the advantages to bottling and starting your own water company as opposed to selling the complete well to and investor?

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The BAF Group LLC

We did a consulting stint for a water system that had - according to certification provided by several, objective entities - some of the most pure and unique waters in the East Coast. Unfortunately, the market for water is relatively low. The cost of establishing the bottling infrastructure, staffing production and then, (sometimes worst of all,) transporting the finished, very heavy production to other venues for sale, makes it an expensive proposition. Water, even at the artesian level is a commodity. Unless the market has changed in the past three years, bottling it for local or regional consumption may be your best bet.

Jun 10, 2013