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10 things you might not know about bottled water.

Bottled water is part of a lot of people’s, daily life... Bought in the corner shop on the way to work, picked up in the supermarket with the weekly shop, and chosen as a health option when out with the children. But here are 10 facts that you might not know about bottled water, which [...]

By | 2016-03-18T16:00:39+00:00 March 18th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

How Much Water Does it Take?

In today’s modern society we take the presence of so many physical objects for granted... Our car, iphone, comfy sofa, new clothes, designer handbags etc...  But what is the real cost, in terms of water usage, in the production of these items?  When you think of water consumption, you think of how much water we [...]

By | 2016-02-22T13:46:23+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Beauty and water

We are always told to “drink more water”, “drink 2-3 litres per day” to keep you in good health and to combat the ageing process. But does drinking water actually stop us getting wrinkly? According to SheKnows website , dermatologist Dr Rivkin states: "We are about 60 percent water," However, water isn't fairy dust and [...]

By | 2016-02-05T09:31:56+00:00 February 5th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Drinking water in Winter

It’s common for most people to assume that the summer, warmer months of the year when they need to keep on top of their water consumption, to ensure they stay hydrated.  However we still need to ensure we are well hydrated to combat all of the specific issues being in the cold can bring.  Whilst [...]

By | 2016-01-27T15:53:10+00:00 January 27th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Bottled Water: Harming Your Body & The Environment

Did you know that by drinking tap water, you can avoid the fertilizer, pharmaceuticals, disinfectants, and other chemicals that have been found in bottled water? Did you know that 88% of empty plastic water bottles in the United States are not recycled... The Container Recycling Institute says that plastic water bottles are disposed of (not [...]

By | 2015-09-10T08:30:58+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Donating to LifeStraw

LifeStraw – a simple but brilliant invention that filters out 99.99% of all harmful bacteria, viruses and parasites that cause diarrhoeal illnesses. There are two models of LifeStraw, the family model and the personal model. The personal model should purify 662 litres of water and the family model should purify 17,029 litres of water. The [...]

By | 2015-08-26T15:13:25+00:00 August 26th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Would you splash out £26.00 on a bottle of water?

Picture the scene, you have just finished a lovely meal – the start was delightful, the main even nicer and the dessert, well you will be dreaming about that all the way home. But as you go to pay the bill, it is a little more expensive than you were expecting and as you check [...]

By | 2015-08-12T09:28:16+00:00 August 12th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Charging Your Phone With…Water?!

Low on battery? Give your mobile phone some water! Swedish researchers have developed the world's first water-activated charger that can power your mobile phone using just a puddle of ordinary water. Based on micro fuel cell technology developed at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, the MyFC PowerTrekk uses ordinary water to extend battery [...]

By | 2015-08-06T10:14:41+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Wimbledon: What It’ll Cost You

At the London venue, there will not be tap water, only bottled but an incredibly inflated price of £1.60 for a standard 500ml bottle of water and £2.30 for a standard 500ml bottle of soft drink! You will not be able to bring in your own water in a reusable bottle or a plastic bottle [...]

By | 2015-08-06T10:14:55+00:00 July 29th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Cold or Warm Water? Dental Health and You.

Keep your teeth healthy and clean but the big question: cold or warm water? This may not seem like an important question or you may even be thinking why does it matter, but the temperature of the water is very effective to your dental health. Dentists have found that warm water is a lot more [...]

By | 2015-08-06T10:15:11+00:00 July 22nd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments