Tag / #NoSingleUSePlastics
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
Blog posts • Jun 22, 2018 04:33 EDT
There are many things Swedes do well but celebrating the summer solstice, or Midsummer, at the end of June every year is an occasion they have turned into a social art fest.
News • Jun 21, 2018 05:05 EDT
Yoga is a great way to stay vibrant and healthy. And drinking purified water from Bluewater is a perfect companion to a yoga session (and in between) as it helps keep the body both charged and balanced as well as avoiding putting toxins back into it.
Press Releases • Jun 03, 2018 09:17 EDT
New Survey shows 49.2 percent of Britons believe plastics and other contaminants pollute their drinking water
Blog posts • May 29, 2018 11:08 EDT
European Commission launches new measures against ten single-use plastic products polluting Europe's oceans. Representing around 70 percent of all marine litter, the ten plastic products targeted include cotton buds, plastic plates, straws and lost or abandoned fishing gear.
At Volvo Ocean Race Ocean Summit in Newport, RI, Bluewater joins with 11th Hour Racing to open doors to drinking water innovation
Press Releases • May 19, 2018 18:25 EDT
Global challenge issued to innovators to put forward their untapped ideas to help solve the emerging urban drinking water crisis in fast growing megacities.
Press Releases • May 16, 2018 17:22 EDT
Nedbank Green Affinity Trust has partnered with Bluewater – a world-leader in water purification technologies – to offer a fun activation at the upcoming Nedbank Cup Final between Maritzburg United and Free State Stars in Cape Town, South Africa.
Press Releases • May 11, 2018 09:11 EDT
Rhode Islanders are welcoming the Volvo Ocean Race for a three week stop-over sailing extravaganza in Newport from May 8 – 20 as part of the round-the-world race, billed as the ‘Everest’ of yacht racing. Visitors to the Race Village also get to try free drinking water as pure as nature intended from Sweden's Bluewater, which is on a global mission to remove the need for single-use plastic bottles.