Bottled Water and The Environment

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Bottled water by numbers

Bottled water just isn’t the Green option, it’s a fact. Replacing it with Waterlogic bottleless water cooler POU units is so much better for the environment. Choose Waterlogic environmentally friendly water and go bottleless from now on.

  • 1.5 million tons of plastic used globally each year for water bottles.
  • 1.5 million barrels of oil required per year to make plastic bottles.
  • 1,000 times the price: bottled water costs far more than tap water in many countries, yet may be no safer or healthier.
  • 90% of what consumers pay goes on bottling, shipping, marketing and profit. Not on the water itself.
  • 40% of bottled water begins as tap water.
  • 90% of plastic water bottles end up as garbage.
  • 1,000 years: the time it can take plastic bottles to degrade.
  • 22 million tons of bottled liquid transported each year from their country of origin, ramping up CO2 emissions.
Sources: World Wide Fund for Nature, Earth Policy Institute, Container Recycling Institute, CNN, E: The Environmental Magazine, Food & Water Watch.

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