WaterBean leverages coconut carbon to fight the battle against "water bottle fatigue"
Entrepreneur Graeme Glen announced the launch of WaterBean on Indiegogo. WaterBean is a portable, reusable filter that transforms any water bottle (or anything used for drinking) into a water purification system. It leverages the ancient Japanese method of shaking and swirling coconut carbon to add vital minerals to tap water and remove unwanted chemicals.
Company enters into a letter of intent to buy Indian Hills Spring Water LLC
Stakool Inc. entered into a letter of intent (LOI) to buy Indian Hills Spring Water LLC, of Murphy, N.C. The source is a "natural free-flowing spring" in the mountains of North Carolina and is gravity fed to the bottling facility. It is 100% drinkable without any filtration thus providing the perfect "raw water."
Glas Water’s filtered bottled water is now available with customizable labels
The summer heat can result in more than just sunburn, especially when it comes to kids. It is important to make sure children are drinking extra water when it is warmer, because they tend to be more forgetful when it comes to hydration and dehydrate more easily than adults. To help ensure that children stay properly hydrated this summer, Glas Water is offering kid-friendly bottled water.
Members inform federal elected representatives about issues important to the bottled water industry
On June 19, 2013, members of the International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA), representing bottlers, distributors and suppliers from across the country, participated in IBWA’s June Capitol Hill Day. This event allows IBWA members to directly interact with their federal elected representatives and staffs, and inform them about the many issues important to America’s bottled water industry. This was the fourth Hill Day that IBWA members have participated in to date during 2013.
Fred Water will be the preferred water for the crew during training
Fred Water has been named the preferred water supplier of Oracle Team USA, defender of the 34th America's Cup, making it the preferred water for the crew during training through the final in September 2013. The team selected Fred Water because it is a local company, based in Sausalito, Calif., serving water from the U.S.
Brand teams up with actress Alyssa Milano, Dress for Success, Project Runway and AiRealistic
Nestle Waters North America nationally launched resource natural spring water, its domestically sourced premium still water brand with naturally occurring electrolytes for taste. It is sustainably sourced natural spring water from carefully selected sources, packaged in a bottle made with 50% recycled plastic that is 100% recyclable.
Nearly 400,000 bottles of clean and safe drinking water supplied to Oklahoma disaster victims
The International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) is working with its member bottlers to deliver critical supplies of bottled water to victims of the devastating tornado that ripped through the town of Moore, Okla. As with past disasters, IBWA member bottlers began responding immediately to provide substantial supplies of bottled water to those affected.
Product meets NSF compliance standards, indicating testing & analysis
SNO glacier water from Iceland has earned third-party certification from NSF Intl.
The water received NSF's certification, indicating it has met NSF's compliance standards, assuring consumers that this product has undergone extensive product testing and analysis, including a complete evaluation of every aspect of its development.
The Nava filtering water bottle contains a replaceable filter that lasts three months under normal use. The filter is made from coconut shells and has been independently tested to exceed NSF Standard 42 for chlorine taste and odor removal. The ergonomic mouthpiece is the result of more than a dozen prototypes, and the bottle has optimized water flow and is hands free and splash proof. An online filter subscription service is available.
Boreal Water Collection Inc. will be bottling Dean & Deluca private-labeled bottled water
Boreal Water Collection Inc., a private-label bottled water company in New York state, signed a private-label deal with Dean & Deluca Co., headquartered in New York City. Boreal will be bottling Dean & Deluca private-labeled bottled water out of its Catskill Mountains, N.Y., plant.