Blog posts • Jan 30, 2018 21:38 EST
Here's the third in a series of blogs from fast-emerging Swedish swim star Adam Paulsson who opens the door into the gruelling, yet thrilling world of professional swimming and gives us mere mortals some useful tips to improve our own fun in the water.
Blog posts • Dec 21, 2017 11:02 EST
Medans jag skriver denna blogg (min andra i serien för Bluewater) är jag i återhämningsläge. Jag har just haft en av de mest intensiva veckorna i min simningskarriär då jag tävlade i Europeiska Sim Mästerskapen i Köpenhamn
Blog posts • Dec 21, 2017 10:56 EST
Elite Swedish swimmer Adam Paulsson, who is backed by Bluewater, explains how he's recovering from one of the most intense weeks of his swimming career, competing in the European Swim Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark, in December.
Blog posts • Nov 04, 2017 04:07 EDT
The planetary boundaries have been reached. Around 580 billion plastic bottles are produced every year, many ending up in our oceans. It's predicted by 2050 there will be more plastic in our oceans than fish. It’s time to act, to use our human ingenuity to tackle the problems of plastic waste and access to clean water. And that's why Bluewater has started a drinking water movement.
Blog posts • Aug 28, 2017 06:07 EDT
Thousands of water experts, decision makers and business innovators meet this week in Stockholm, Sweden, as part of World Water Week 2017. As a thought leader in innovating residential water purification solutions that address key drinking water concerns, Bluewater says thoughtless contamination of water resources everywhere in the planet needs to be addressed.
Blog posts • Jul 09, 2017 09:13 EDT
With over 8 million tonnes of plastic leaking into the ocean each year – equal to dumping a garbage truck of plastic every minute, according to the United Nations – Swedish water purification company Bluewater has made stopping the unfettered use of disposable plastic bottles a cornerstone of its business mission.
Blog posts • Mar 25, 2017 10:17 EDT
Our oceans are being choked by plastics of every kind, which are slowly poisoning all living things in marine habitats. Bluewater opposes the use of single-use plastic bottles and asks governments and city authorities worldwide to introduce deposit return schemes for plastic bottles and encourage comprehensive plastic waste collection systems.
Blog posts • Mar 08, 2017 05:59 EST
Bluewater is marking International Women's Day today because we believe that in 2017 it is not just that women and girls spend over 200 million hours (that's 8.3 million days, or over 22,800 years, according to UNICEF), every day collecting water - which is a colossal waste of their valuable time.
Blog posts • Feb 23, 2017 05:20 EST
Over 360 global leaders from government, industry, multilateral organisations, the scientific community and civil society are gathered on Bali, Indonesia, for the Economist's World Ocean Conference, a constructive and solution-focused approach to find how to finance a sustainable ocean economy.
Blog posts • Sep 25, 2016 00:35 EDT
Professor Joan B. Rose wins the 2016 Stockholm Water Prize for her tireless contributions to global public health.
Blog posts • Jun 22, 2016 10:31 EDT
News reports from California tell how so-called “nightmare bacteria” capable of killing almost half of its victims has been found in a wastewater treatment plant in Southern California - and, the scary thing is that sewage plants seem unable to kill it with existing chemicals.
Blog posts • Sep 11, 2015 07:03 EDT
The U.S. Water Quality Association (WQA) has unveiled the results of its '2015 Study of Consumers' Opinions and Perceptions Regarding Water Quality', in which 56 percent of respondents described themselves as "concerned" or "very concerned" with the quality of water. .