Tag / #NoSingleUSePlastics
Press releases • Jul 18, 2019 05:37 EDT
The Open golf championship and Bluewater lead a sustainable revolution to create a resilient strategy ending the need for single-use plastic water bottles at major sporting events
Bluewater water stations on hand during ÅF Offshore Race, keeping folks hydrated with pure water and battling need for single-use plastic bottles
Press releases • Jun 28, 2019 06:00 EDT
Helping the worldwide battle to stop single-use plastic water bottles polluting the planet’s oceans, Bluewater will be suppling pure drinking water to the public from its unique fixed and mobile hydration stations at the world's largest annual ocean race being staged in the Baltic Sea outside Stockholm, Sweden.
Sweden's coveted business Super Talent of the Year 2019 award goes to Anders Jacobson, co-founder and CEO of investment company Blue, which owns Bluewater
News • May 15, 2019 15:06 EDT
33-year old Anders Jacobson reaps Sweden’s top business honor from Sweden’s leading business magazine on the back of 24-months building impact-led investment company Blue into a worldwide force for change aimed at returning the planet to health
Press releases • Apr 24, 2019 06:00 EDT
Bluewater partners with The Ocean Race as official water supplier. Will leverage the Race to engage with sailing and other sports fans with focus on spotlighting here-and-now solutions to the micro-plastics tsunami threatening planetary and human health.
News • Apr 11, 2019 12:39 EDT
Environment ministers from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden join to call for a new global agreement reducing and preventing plastic waste and microplastics discharged into the sea.
News • Mar 14, 2019 13:17 EDT
Bluewater says US Nairobi session is vital to boost chances of success in the Paris agreement and spotlight new science on the state of the environment and solutions to challenges.
Press releases • Mar 14, 2019 06:44 EDT
Nordea, the largest financial group in Northern Europe, today launched a unique programme at its head office in Stockholm to battle the use of single use plastic bottles by providing them free water on demand from a unique Bluewater hydration station so long as they don’t use throwaway plastic bottles..
Bluewater sets sights on its clean water for everyone initiatives in 2019, building on company’s 2018 leap forward
Press releases • Jan 08, 2019 10:00 EST
Leading-edge Bluewater water purification technologies and solutions diverted almost one million standard-size plastic water bottles from landfills and oceans last year, stepping up investment in like-minded companies in USA and Europe
Press releases • Nov 03, 2018 06:00 EDT
Bluewater and fellow clean water advocates convene with the Potomac Riverkeeper Network on successes of 2018, and path ahead to protect waterways
News • Oct 25, 2018 07:43 EDT
Bluewater today applaud a decision by European lawmakers to ban widely-used, single-use plastics, says move is a victory for the world’s ocean, the health of the planet and future generations.
News that microplastics have now been discovered in humans across the globe ‘deeply disturbing’, says Bluewater
Press releases • Oct 23, 2018 08:25 EDT
Microplastics have been detected in humans around the planet, according to research carried out by scientists from the Medical University of Vienna and the Austrian Environment Agency. All participants in the study had consumed plastic wrapped foods or drunk from plastic bottles.
Bluewater shortlisted as finalist in the UK's prestigious 'edie’s Sustainability Leaders Awards 2019'
Press releases • Oct 22, 2018 11:33 EDT
Bluewater has been shortlisted as finalist in the UK's prestigious 'edie’s Sustainability Leaders Awards 2019' with individual winners of the 20 award categories to be revealed at a glittering, black-tie ceremony in London on 6 February, 2019.
Bluewater to rock the show with pristine water at Cape Towns Rocking the Daisies, the world’s first major festival not to serve any drinks in plastic cups
Press releases • Oct 02, 2018 13:34 EDT
Plastic cups, straws and single use plastics have been banned at the upcoming Rocking Daisies festival in Cape Town, where Bluewater will be on hand to serve pure water without plastic from non-municipal sources to keep music lovers sound of body and mind with water as cool as the music.
News • Sep 30, 2018 09:52 EDT
Drinking water is a great way to fight fatigue and stay alert. So Bluewater was a natural choice to step in as official water supplier at a major two-day conference in Uppsala, Sweden, for over 100 Swedish women entrepreneurs and health and business advocacy experts.
Press releases • Sep 23, 2018 06:25 EDT
Inaugural China Open Sailing (COS) tournament launches with six teams competing using single keel 43-foot boats over a series of legs that take in regional sailing centers Dalian, Shanghai, Quanzhou and Shenzhen.
Press releases • Sep 17, 2018 04:15 EDT
Global water purification technologies leader Bluewater opens its first permanent public hydration station in Shanghai, China; located outside a busy Metro station and serving free chilled, warm or hot water to anyone using a reusable water bottle.
Volvo Ocean Race sustainability programme honoured at the prestigious international 'Beyond Sport Awards', in New York.
News • Sep 13, 2018 07:14 EDT
The Volvo Ocean Race sustainability programme that included Bluewater as a key partner alongside others such as UN Environment, 11th Hour Racing and the Mirpuri Foundation received award honours at the prestigious international 'Beyond Sport Awards' in New York City.
Press releases • Sep 11, 2018 09:06 EDT
Bluewater unveils locally developed technology in South Africa to transport purified non-municipal water to remote locations, launches national #rateyourwater initiative
News • Sep 02, 2018 08:04 EDT
Message represents a massive opportunity to end littering of seas and oceans by plastic, says Bluewater