Silver Springs Bottled Water Company is among the largest privately-held bottled water company in Florida. The source of the spring water is from a naturally occurring spring located off-site. This source brings water from the Florida aquifer to the surface. Stainless steel tankers then transport the water to the Silver Springs Bottled Water facility. Established in 1986, the company protects its products by a multi-barrier approach that includes source protection, monitoring, and treatments such as micron filtration, distillation, ozonation, reverse osmosis and application of ultraviolet light. Its case water products are sold wholesale to distributors and retail stores with branded Silver Springs Bottled Water label or customer s own private labels. The company is headquartered in Silver Springs, Fla.