|Bluewater stepped in to help Volvo Ocean Race save precious drinking water during its visit in December 2017 to the drought-struck South African city. Bluewater water stations turned water considered unsafe to drink into safe, on-demand drinking water, helping visitors to the Race Village avoid using single-use plastic water bottles, most of which end up polluting ocean environments.|
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Press releases • Jan 23, 2019 03:03 EST
Bluewater says Volvo Ocean Race science programme winning top Ocean Tribute Award for groundbreaking efforts to understand ocean health further demonstrates the power of sport to be a force for environmental good
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.
Press releases • Mar 27, 2018 13:19 EDT
Trailblazing water purifying company Bluewater premiers public water station at Water Quality Association Expo in Denver
Bluewater says million dollar urban drinking water scarcity challenge is geared to find solutions to clean drinking water scarcity
Press releases • Mar 22, 2018 00:21 EDT
As the world celebrates World Water Day, Bluewater, a world leader in innovative water purification technologies, announces a global million dollar urban drinking water scarcity challenge geared to identify and deploy entrepreneurial solutions to tackle clean drinking water issues in mega-cities across the planet.
Chill out at the Cape Town Carnival with Bluewater, drinking water so cool it’s as pure as nature intended
Press releases • Mar 15, 2018 06:12 EDT
The theme of the Cape Town Carnival 2018 is “Mother City, Mother Nature”, which makes it totally natural for Bluewater to be supplying those enjoying the fun with water as pure as nature intended – and created resourcefully on site so as to put zero pressure on Cape Town’s municipal water during this time of water scarcity.
Bluewater to become Volvo Ocean Race’s Official Water Provider, Race Sponsor and Sustainability Program Partner
Press releases • Jan 03, 2018 05:22 EST
Volvo Ocean Race and Bluewater, a world leader in innovating crucial water purification solutions for homes, businesses and public events, have partnered to empower the Race’s ability to deliver visitors at its world-spanning, iconic stopovers with safe on-demand drinking water free of contaminants such as micro-plastics, pesticides, toxic metals and bacteria.
Bluewater and 11th Hour Racing Partner with Imagine H2O to Launch USD1 Million Global Innovation Challenge for Urban Water Scarcity
News • Mar 15, 2018 14:56 EDT
Program launched under Imagine H2O’s Global Water Accelerator Program will identify and deploy entrepreneurial solutions to water scarcity in mega-cities.
News • Mar 11, 2018 10:08 EDT
As Volvo Ocean Race visits Auckland, official water provider Bluewater ensures visitors enjoy water as pure as nature intended and helps avoid the use of throwaway plastic bottles.
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Watch live the global brand launch event of The Ocean Race – which takes over from the Volvo Ocean Race
Mar 21, 19:00 - 20:00 EDT
Live globally online via YouTube and Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/theoceanrace/)