Chesterfield County may become a site for a potential spring water source and bottling facility.
Nestle Waters North America Inc. is considering Chesterfield County for its Deer Park Spring Water product.
That’s according to the Chesterfield County Economic Development BoardChesterfield currently suffers from 18% unemployment, and the state commerce department is helping the County to court this industry.
A Nestle Waters spokesman said in a company statement: “At this stage of the evaluation process, chances of site selection in this region are about 50/50.” The evaluation scientific and hydrologic studies to assess the quantity and quality of the water at several spring sites throughout the region.
Nestle is considering sites in other states in the Mid-Atlantic region. The facility would open with a minimum of 30 to 40 employees.