Arrowhead video celebrates beauty of bottled water recycling






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Posted by Lisa McTigue Pierce, Executive Editor — Packaging Digest, 2/20/2013 1:23:15 PM





Arrowhead logoArrowhead Brand 100% Mountain Spring Water—the brand that introduced its new 0.5L ReBorn bottle made with 50 percent recycled plastic (rPET) and launched its “Recycling is a Beautiful Thing” campaign in November 2012—is taking another step toward educating consumers about the value of recycling with the unveiling of an innovative, new stop-motion video. The video supports the brand’s commitment to getting consumers excited about recycling and increasing recycling rates by featuring visuals that were created out of recycled materials. 

Produced by Bent Image Lab based in Portland, Ore., the one-minute video tells the story of the endless possibilities that can come from recycling. The video informs consumers that most recyclable plastic bottles actually end up in the trash—in California alone, more than 2.8 billion plastic bottles ended up in landfills in 2011[1]—but stresses that the more we recycle today, the more materials that can be reused tomorrow. The animatic eventually portrays a picture of a 3-D landscape, nature’s masterpiece, followed by an Arrowhead label from which the 0.5L ReBorn bottle emerges. 

The video was created to emphasize the message behind the brand’s “Recycling is a Beautiful Thing” campaign, which was launched in November 2012. “We’re excited to demonstrate that recycled materials have significant second life utility,” says Gigi Leporati, brand manager, Arrowhead 100% Mountain Spring Water. “If you look closely at the imagery in the video, you’ll see it translates some recyclable materials found in landfills into an artistic and environmentally thoughtful statement. Through this video, we hope to motivate consumers to recycle more and think about recycling in a new way.”

 

The interactive campaign is hosted on a dedicated tab on the Arrowhead brand Facebook page. In addition to the video, the page also highlights informative statistics about recycling and showcases still life and found object art pieces crafted from recycled materials. 

The 0.5L ReBorn bottle launch was celebrated in the San Francisco area with a volunteer recycling and beautification event in partnership with Keep California Beautiful (KCB) on America Recycles Day. To further assist local recycling efforts in San Francisco, Arrowhead unveiled four innovative solar-powered BigBelly waste and recycling stations at the event, which the brand is sponsoring for one year. 

To learn more about the Arrowhead ReBorn bottle and experience the beauty of recycling, please visit the brand on Facebook where you can also watch the new video and share it with your friends. To read more about NestleWaters North America’s commitment to sustainability, please visit www.nestle-watersna.com.

[1] CalRecycle. Calendar Year 2011 Report of Beverage Container Sales, Returns, Redemption and Recycling Rates. www.calrecycle.ca.gov/Publications/Documents/BevContainer%5C2012013.pdf.

 

Source: Nestle Waters North America

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The Advantage of Water Coolers Over Bottled Water

The Advantage of Water Coolers Over Bottled Water

Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink! That probably sums up the need for pure, clean and a ‘continuous’ source of water. Over the years, the business of providing safe and clean water has improved a lot and is now much more sophisticated. Gone are the days, when you had to worry about delivery service of your standard bottled water. You could now get it through plumbed in water coolers. There are a number of service providers who help you to install a hassle free plumbing system, so that you drink clean and pure water straight from the tap.

Water coolers come in different shapes and sizes. Right from you simple wall mounted water cooler, to the sophisticated plumbed in water coolers that dispense hot or cold water instantly. When it comes to quality, bottled waters cannot match the water coolers. These manage to efficiently, remove the contaminants in water. They taste great as well. Most water cooler manufacturers use the latest technology to ensure that water is cleaned of not only impurities but also remove the taste and odor of chemicals that are generally found in tap water. Not only hygienic, water coolers are safe from the environmental aspect as well. Haven’t we all heard about the ill effects of plastic? Imagine drinking water from a plastic container all through the day! And what about the delivery service of these bottled water suppliers! Well, the less said the better. These are at most time unreliable.

Bottled water is also expensive when compared to the cost of installing water coolers. Installing a water cooler, or a plumbed in water cooler is a onetime cost in comparison to the recurring cost of bottled water.

Installing a water cooler in your office is probably the best thing you could do to boost productivity as water is believed to increase concentration. No wonder providing access to clean and uninterrupted supply of water is a legal obligation imposed by the law on offices. If you are looking to install a water cooler in your office, you could choose from a wide range of office water coolers. These are also space savers unlike the bottled water which is a huge space consumer. With a water cooler you don’t have to worry about a place to store those huge space consuming water bottles. Also, you could avoid mishaps that usually occur when refilling or carrying bottled water. Some companies even allow you to personalize your water cooler, by fixing your company logo on them.

So if you are looking to install a water cooler in your home, office or school, just go ahead without thinking twice. These are certainly economical, safe and clean in comparison with bottled water.

With national coverage, Water-Splash can offer you the plumbed in water coolers to suit your requirements, from a budget to designer water cooler for 5 to 500 people. Hot option cooler with hot water at 94c is hot enough to infuse a tea bag. Established for eight years, they are now one of the premier suppliers in the UK.


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If you know me, then you know that I LOVE making handmade gifts for xmas. This year I made a pocket wallet out of recycled blue jeans and loved it so much that I wanted to make everyone in my (Southern) family one for xmas. Here’s a sneak peek for those of you who are getting one from me this year! Enjoy! ♥ ♥ ♥ Materials: _old blue jeans and the pockets without holes, etc. _scissors (I used 2 pairs, 1 small pair for cutting the hole in the middle and 1 large pair for cutting around the pockets) _acrylic paint _hot glue _velcro _foam alphabets, flowers, etc. _old plastic bottles (optional, I used them for drying the pockets) _old plastic bottle tops (optional, I used them for the paint) _old printer paper or newspaper (I used for painting to protect my desk top)

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Pure Water Products ? Bottled Water Vs Water Filtration Unit

Pure Water Products ? Bottled Water Vs Water Filtration Unit

Since, our childhood we have been told that 2/3rd of our body weight is water and we should drink at least 8 glasses of water every day to lead a healthy and ail-free life. However, if the drinking water is impure and it contains traces of pollutants and chemicals, then drinking the same could do more harm than good. This is where pure water products play a pivotal role.

As you know, bottled water and water filtration units are the two broad categories for pure water products. However, which amongst them is the best? Which one should you select?

Well, the answer lies in the quality of water produced by both the pure water products. Below are some shocking facts for you, which you might not be aware of and might want to consider before making a decision.

Bottled water In a recent study, it was discovered that more than 25% of bottled water is not much better than the tap waters. Many bottled water manufacturers use a very preliminary filtering process and then package it in a nice and shinning bottle and sell at huge prices. We as end customers, think price is related to quality; and therefore, consume these bottles containing nothing actually the tap water at the cost of your hard earned money and breach of trust.

Besides the quality of water in these bottles, the quality of plastic used further degrades the quality of water. This is because; chemicals from inferior plastic can percolate into the drinking water with time.

Moreover, these bottles have environmental impact too. Plastic used in them do not degrade naturally and therefore, are one of the contributor to increasing pollution in today’s world.

Filtration systems Thanks to the increasing pollution, because of which new pollutants are being introduced in water almost every day. This is where the effectivity of water filtration technologies comes into the picture. You will be surprised to know the filtration techniques that used to be the best in the past stands nowhere in the list of best filtration processes as recommended by the experts.

Water filtered from out dated methodologies like reverse osmosis, distillation, etc. is not considered to fit for human consumption. It contains traces of many chemicals like chlorine, and many carcinogenic compounds like THMs (trihalomethanes) and VOCs (Volatile organic compounds).

These old technologies are now replaced by innovative processes like carbon filtration, ion exchange and sub micron filtration techniques.

In conclusion, both the above pure water products are good if they result in healthy, clean and pure water. However, if you ask me, my vote goes to high-end water filtration units that can remove the toxins present to water to undetectable levels. Since, they have onetime investment you can save your money and efforts in ordering bottled water every week.

If you wish to learn more about filtering pure water products, visit my website now.

Water Expert, Bobby Forbes is consultant to millions of men, women, and organizations and advocates the use of safe water in home and office. Visit his website http://purifiedwaterhome.com to learn how you can protect your family from contaminated water.

 

Click now to visit Purified Water Home and learn about new age water filters, which are safe for your health, and effective in delivering  pure and safe water for your family.


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Beware of Bottled Water

Beware of Bottled Water

Water, water everywhere and we are duped into buying it bottled.
Consumers spend a collective 0 billion every year on bottled water in the belief–often mistaken, as it happens–that this is better for us than what flows from our taps, according to environmental think tank the Earth Policy Institute (EPI).
For a fraction of that sum, everyone on the planet could have safe drinking water and proper sanitation, the Washington, D.C.-based organization said this week.
Members of the United Nations have agreed to halve the proportion of people who lack reliable and lasting access to safe drinking water by the year 2015. To meet this goal, they would have to double the billion spent every year on water supply and sanitation.

 

”While this amount may seem large, it pales in comparison to the estimated 0 billion spent each year on bottled water,” said EPI researcher Emily Arnold.

”There is no question that clean, affordable drinking water is essential to the health of our global community,” Arnold said. ”But bottled water is not the answer in the developed world, nor does it solve problems for the 1.1 billion people who lack a secure water supply. Improving and expanding existing water treatment and sanitation systems is more likely to provide safe and sustainable sources of water over the long term.”

Worldwide, bottled water consumption surged to 154 billion liters (41 billion gallons) in 2004, up 57 percent from 98 billion liters in 1999, EPI said in a written analysis citing industry data.

By one view, the consequences for the planet and for consumers’ purses are horrifying.

”Even in areas where tap water is safe to drink, demand for bottled water is increasing–producing unnecessary garbage and consuming vast quantities of energy,” said Arnold. ”Although in the industrial world bottled water is often no healthier than tap water, it can cost up to 10,000 times more.”

At up to .50 per liter ( per gallon), bottled water costs more than gasoline in the United States.

A close look at the multibillion-dollar bottled water industry renewed Arnold’s affection for the faucet.

Tap water comes to us through an energy-efficient infrastructure whereas bottled water must be transported long distances–and nearly one-fourth of it across national borders–by boat, train, airplane, and truck. This ”involves burning massive quantities of fossil fuels,” Arnold said.

By way of example, in 2004 alone, a Helsinki company shipped 1.4 million bottles of Finnish tap water 4,300 kilometers (2,700 miles) to Saudi Arabia. And although 94 percent of the bottled water sold in the United States is produced domestically, some Americans import water shipped some 9,000 kilometers from Fiji and other faraway places to satisfy demand for what Arnold termed ”chic and exotic bottled water.”

More fossil fuels are used in packaging the water. Most water bottles are made with polyethylene terephthalate, a plastic derived from crude oil. ”Making bottles to meet Americans’ demand for bottled water requires more than 1.5 million barrels of oil annually, enough to fuel some 100,000 U.S. cars for a year,” Arnold said.

Worldwide, some 2.7 million tons of plastic are used to bottle water each year.

Once it has been emptied, the bottle must be dumped. According to the Container Recycling Institute, 86 percent of plastic water bottles used in the United States become garbage or litter. Incinerating used bottles produces toxic byproducts such as chlorine gas and ash containing heavy metals tied to a host of human and animal health problems. Buried water bottles can take up to 1,000 years to biodegrade.

Of the bottles deposited for recycling in 2004, the United States exported roughly 40 percent to destinations as far away as China–meaning that even more fossil fuels were burned in the process.

I believe you will agree this situation is not very satifactory, in fact it is a real disaster. It is time these big companies looked after the world instead of doing their best to destroy it

There is an alternative you know.

Let me tell you a little bit about it. I don’t know if you are aware that we all have acidic bodies. By that I mean we are each have a pH level lower than what is required to be fit and well.

Those people with a lower level, are prone to sicknesses. Like weight problems, osteoporosis, diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension, arthritis, and acid reflux and many other maladies.


Cancer finds it is hard to establish itself in an alkaline body, however an acidic body is a breeding ground for many illnesses.

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Leather Conference Folders & Promotional Bottled Water – Why They Make Great Promotional Gifts

Leather Conference Folders & Promotional Bottled Water – Why They Make Great Promotional Gifts

At your next Conference will you target your product or service by giving delegates a Leather Conference Folder or do you target the delegate’s personal care with Promotional Bottled Water? This article discusses both possibilities and then leaves the choice up to you.

When a delegate receives information on the conference they have been invited to it sets the level of expectation immediately. If you contact the person via E.Mail with a PDF map that could be acceptable. However if the information arrives by post along with a relevant Promotional Gift such as a good quality road map or pen then it makes it much more personal. It gives the delegate the impression that they matter and that they can look forward to more pleasant surprises upon arrival. Perception is vital so you must get it right at the outset.

Upon arrival at the event the delegate can expect to pick up a bag with relevant information on where to go, what to do etc. But imagine if when they arrive that the information is presented in a Leather Conference Folder with their initials engraved upon the outer cover? All of a sudden this person feels that they are a valued individual and not just part of the crowd. You can see this for yourself at the next event you attend. Watch what attendees do with a plastic carrier bag, it is usually dropped at the feet of the recipient whilst they remove their coats or sign in. It is then left lying around or discarded entirley. Compare that then to the person whose personalised Leather Conference Folder is treated with care and respect. The folder will be put down carefully on a surface and it will be studied carefully as if it were an important item.

By catering for the attendees personal needs you once again demonstrate a personal touch. Giving each delegate Promotional Bottled Water tells them that you know they will probably get thirsty and you care enough about them to solve that problem. Unlike a pen or keyring this really is all about them and their personal care and not about you and your product. That said of course by branding the Promotional Water Bottle you achieve two wins for the price of one.

So which one you choose is completely up to you. Do you use the Leather Conference Folder or the Promotional Bottled Water? You will be aware that either of these items work well in delivering your message to its intended audience. The water will almost certainly be consumed on site so could be considered as a short term Promotional Item whereas the personalised Leather Conference Folder will definitely be taken back to the office or home and valued as great quality Business Gift.

Personally I believe you should give them both options but then as a Promotional Merchandise supplier that probably won’t surprise your will it?

Paul Beirne has been in the Promotional Clothing business for more than 20 years and is Sales Director of http://www.btcgroup.co.uk/about.html This UK based company is the largest privately owned manufacturer of Promotional Clothing and Promotional Merchandise in the UK.


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    The Eco-Chic Collection by Remanika

    The Eco-Chic Collection by Remanika

    GREEN is the NEW BLACK and Remanika shows you the way to do just that. Making a bold statement this season is Remanika’s all new Eco – inspired – chic – Green collection, AW09 – PLAN IT EARTH.

    Trend observers and the fashion fraternity are becoming more eco conscious each day, demanding more organic and eco-chic clothes, with the approach in their mind, ‘the better and healthier we will be, so will be our planet’. With Remanika’s new collection you can go green without comprising on great style. Open your doors to the world of Green Chic, which would not only keep you in vogue but also help you contribute in the fight against global warming.

    Offering vibrant eco colors, incredible prints and captivating silhouettes, Remanika’s AW09 – PLAN IT EARTH collection reveals that being chic and saving the planet aren’t mutually exclusive. The collection takes the concept of eco-chic to an entirely new level. Soft and bold colors as well as unique and interesting patterns are combined to adorn this collection. Jumbled prints, exaggerated trims, layered textures, and unexpected color combinations symbolize the impact of environmental degradation. Modern, eye-catching, uniquely crafted elements combine smart style with sustainability. The result: Fresh, inspiring designs.

    Embrace the fabulousness collection of the Plan It Earth and to Look gorgeous and a amazing wardrobe  GREEN CHIC – AND EASY WAYS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE:
    - Ditch bottled water: refill a sassy thermos.
    - Pop little purchases in your purse, not a shopping bag.
    - Choose cashmere, not acrylic.
    - Let your hair air dry for a while before you blow dry: less frizz, less energy consumed.
    - Unplug (and put away) unsightly cell phone chargers.
    - Opt for quality over quantity in everything you buy.
    -  Limit your consumption of anything packaged in plastic.
    Take a step towards saving your planet earth, take a step towards Remanika.

    Available - At Exclusive Business outlets at Atria Mall, Worli; Inorbit Mall, Malad, Vashi; Infinity Mall, Andheri; R Mall, Mulund ,ISKON Mall Surat and A’bad, Pantaloons, Shoppers Stop, Lifestyles, Centrals and Reliance Trends

    Pricing – On Request !

    About Remanika – In 1998 remanika launched its first store in Mumbai, the fashion capital of India. Then, if you were hip, young, stylish, with loads of attitude, there was only one place where you could find clothes to match – remanika in uptown Mumbai.

    With a customer base that has since grown manifold. Today, the remanika brand can be found in close to 100 outlets across 28 cities, In Exclusive Business outlets, Pantaloons ,Shoppers Stop, Lifestyles, Centrals and Reliance Trends. Also coming up in two new format stores Named “Store 1” launched by India Bull Retail

    Stylish, sexy, unexpected; remanika brings the joie de vivre and vibrancy back to fashion. Carefully blending western cuts with traditional Indian embellishments, remanika offers its customers casual wear, club wear and accessories with a distinct style and attitude.

    Every quarter, customers look forward to fresh collections from remanika that help them stay in sync with the latest trends and styles. The typical remanika customer can be identified as a young woman between 18 –30 years , bold, independent, stylish and full of beans. Interestingly, almost 70% of India’s population will be in this age bracket by 2010.


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    Emergency Bottled Water And Purified Water

    Emergency Bottled Water And Purified Water

    Emergency supplies of drinking water require planning to meet maximum demand during an emergency. As the world enters the tropical storm season and faces other serious emergencies that may affect the drinking water supply, federal, state and local government agencies need to plan ahead to meet peak demand.

    All of Society is Affected

    When disaster strikes it affects everyone. Federal, state and local relief agencies are called upon to provide assistance to the community ands top of their supplies list is drinking water. In addition these agencies also require s supplies of pure drinking water for their own staffs to function properly. This includes fire, police, national guard, public utility personnel, hospitals and every individual requiring fresh, pure drinking water.

    Advanced Planning is Critical

    In the face of a disaster immediate demands are made upon the existing municipal water supplies and traditional water suppliers are unable to supply fresh drinkable water. This includes not only municipal water providers but all bottled water suppliers who exceed their production capacity during normal times.

    During an emergency, municipal water is in short supply and often polluted and in past emergencies, traditional bottled water suppliers have often failed to meet the heavy drinking water demands of an emergency.

    Everyone affected by a disaster needs to plan for emergency water supplies and advanced planning before a disaster is critical.

    Emergency Capacity of Bottled Water Suppliers

    Those agencies that are affected most by disasters need to identify bottled water suppliers with capacity that can be allocated in an emergency. Attempting to producer supplies from a bottled water suppler that is at capacity or draws water from a spring that may itself become polluted during a disaster may result in a shortage when pure water is required most.

    There are suppliers, however with excess capacity in the marketplace and these should be identified before a disaster strikes.

    Proper Storage is Important

    Many federal, state and local agencies are required to maintain emergency supplies of pure drinking water but, depending on the source off the water, these supplies may have a limited life. Spring water contains contaminants from their source springs that may reduce the shelf life of stored water as minerals in the water interact with the plastic in PET packaging.

    Purified water, that has all contaminants removed by a distillation/oxygenation process does not interact with PET packaging and has an unlimited shelf life if stored properly.

    Choose a Reliable Supplier in Advance

    As part of a well thought out emergency plan, emergency planners should consider a reliable bottled water supplier with the capacity to meet peak demand and provide water with a long shelf life.

    Planning for a disaster will help reduce the impact and increase your chances of survival.

    Marcus Stout is President of Element H2O. For more information about bottled water, private label bottled water and bottled water delivery go to www.elementh2o.com


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    Do You Want to Know This, is Bottled Water Better Than Tap Water?

    Do You Want to Know This, is Bottled Water Better Than Tap Water?

     

    The question is bottled water better than tap has come up far too many times recently, and the answer is no. A lot of people have switched to drinking only bottled water under the mistaken impression that it is a safer alternative. If you are one of the many that made the switch what I am about to tell you may come as a bit of a shock.

    What if I were to tell you that in most cases what you are drinking when you are enjoying your bottled water is nothing more than the same water that you would get from an ordinary tap? The regulations only state that the water in the bottle be as pure as tap water, it doesn’t have to be purer than tap water.

    This is a fact that many people haven’t caught on to when they ask is bottled water better than tap, but the truth is the bottlers are far more loosely regulated than the water treatment facilities are. This has in many cases led to forced recalls of certain brands of water for shipping out with contaminants over the allowable limits.

    Perrier, which calls itself the champagne of mineral water, had to recall 160 million bottles of their water when it was discovered that the water contained 15 times the allowable limit for Benzene which is an organic chemical compound used as a gasoline additive. Benzene is a known carcinogen.

    That incident was later blamed on a faulty filtering procedure at the plant. If properly filtered though, is bottled water better than tap? Again the answer is no because by the time that the product reaches your hands it is most likely tainted by phthalates, which phthalic acid esters mainly used as plasticizers.

    Phthalates have the effect of disrupting your endocrine system, as they act as estrogen when introduced to your system. This can cause genital birth defects in babies, and in high doses have been shown to damage the liver and testes. They also correlate with cellular insulin resistance, which is a precursor to Type 2 diabetes.

    By now I think that you can plainly see that I was correct when I earlier answered the question is bottled water better than tap. There is no denying that the bottlers get away with far more than they should be allowed to, but there is a reason that they have not been caught up in recalls more often that should infuriate you.

    If a bottling company manufactures their water and then ships it within the same state they are not subject to testing for harmful contaminants. This is the reason that almost none of the companies will do any form of shipping that will involve shipping over state lines, because there is too much money to lose by being caught.

    is bottled water better than tap? The answer is obvious, but what do you have to do to guarantee yourself fresh, pure drinking water. You have to purchase a drinking water purification system for your home, and bottle your own.

    Gordon Hall is fervent about enabling you and everyone to live a healthy lifestyle, and is an ardent reviewer of Water Purification Systems. Visit his website now at : http://www.water-safe-and-pure.com to discover which Water Purification Systems Gordon recommends after far ranging comparisons.


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    Is Bottled Water Any Better Than Tap Water? The Shocking Truth Revealed

    Is Bottled Water Any Better Than Tap Water? The Shocking Truth Revealed

    If you’re wondering is bottled water better than tap water, then you may have a nasty shock in store. Many people mistakenly think that drinking the bottled variety is healthier. Find out the truth here and also the only way to protect your health.

    Is bottled water better than tap?

    In a word, no.

    Despite the glossy adverts of pristine mountains and pure springs, the reality is a world away. Many of the top brands are actually bottled at the same source as your treated household supply.

    The worrying part is that although the tap variety has many hundreds of chemicals in, the bottled variety has far less regulation, especially if it is not shipped over state lines.

    On top of this you have the risk of BPA or Bisphenol A, which is a harmful chemical used in the manufacturing of the plastic and which can leach into the contents.

    A recent study also found much higher levels of bacteria in bottled water as opposed to tap.

    So you have no guarantee of purity and safety and drinking the bottled type is extremely expensive. It can cost as much per gallon as gas for your car, if you work it out! It also takes over 2000 times more energy to produce bottled water and adds to the 60 million bottles thrown away each day in the US and unnecessarily filling up the landfill sites.

    So what’s the solution?

    This is actually two-fold. First, as tap water is generally poor quality and contains traces of pesticides, pharmaceuticals, chlorine and lead to name just a few, a quality home filtration system should be used.

    Then you can simply bottle your own pure and healthy supply to take with you, saving money and helping the environment at the same time by reducing your carbon footprint.

    The best home systems start from just 0 for a countertop model and work out to only around 10c a gallon.

    The best ones are activated carbon block filters with a two-stage process. These can remove over 99% of all the harmful contaminants to leave you with pure, healthy and great tasting water.

    Now you know the answer to, is bottled water better than tap, and also know that neither is that great, why not consider using a decent home filter to protect your present health and future well-being.

    As part of your research, why not visit my website below to see which water filtration products I recommend and use.

    Discover how to get the healthiest and purest water available today.

     

    Ray Hamilton is a dedicated advocate and researcher of the incredible benefits of safe, clean, healthy filtered water. Take a moment to visit his site now at http://www.healthy-filtered-water.com and discover which products he recommends after extensive research.


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    Bottled Water Suppliers Make Drinking More Water Easy

    Bottled Water Suppliers Make Drinking More Water Easy

    Many of the bottled water suppliers of today have a wide range of options to meet your needs for drinking water. The use of bottled water continues to rise in popularity, and for good reason. People understand the necessity of having ample drinking water available at all times. The presence of a cooler often makes getting enough water easier and for those who use bottled water in their appliances, the result is often a much cleaner and better operating unit, particularly with coffee machines.

    Choosing Between a Plumbed in Unit and a Bottled Water Cooler

    Many people decide to invest in a plumbed in water cooler. This type of unit taps into your existing plumbing, or extends the plumbing, if necessary. Professional installation by those who are specifically trained in the intricacies of plumbing as well as water cooler installation is required. This can provide you with a permanent source of water and a one-time fee.

    Whilst choosing a plumbed in system can be an investment initially, the costs could even out when you figure in the charges for new bottles for a bottled water system. In addition, many people do not want to have to worry about lugging heavy bottles from a storage room and changing them out on a regular basis or having regular service calls to deal with for delivery and maintenance. These machines are typically maintenance-free, although there is warranty offered so you can count on service calls if there’s a need for it.

    A bottled water cooler offers many advantages, as well. There are both stand alone units and desktop units available. While a plumbed in unit is fairly permanent, that is not the case with a bottled water cooler. This allows you some flexibility if you decide to move it and is often a better solution if you don’t own your building.

    Many companies offer a service plan that allows you to have the bottled water suppliers to come out to your home or company. While they are there, the suppliers will change out the bottles, bring a fresh supply of bottles, remove the empty ones, and sanitise the unit, if necessary.

    Bottled Water Suppliers Can Provide You with Accessories

    Accessories help make your water cooler work for you. The suppliers of your bottled water have a variety of such items. They include either convenient plastic cups or paper cones.

    Looking at your options for a bottled water suppliers? Eden Springs offers UK national delivery of water, rents water coolers, and provides related products. Want to learn more about water and wellness at home or at work? Check out: http://www.well-being-at-work.co.uk/ and find out how much water you should be drinking.


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