11.04.2012

The National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) recently announced that last year’s increase in bottled water sales has continued its upswing during the first few months of 2012. NACS has attributed the rise to the growing popularity of both sparkling and flavoured waters.

16.02.2012

“Through our support of the NHC we are helping to educate and inform. The NHC provides us with a valuable resource to answer customer questions and to provide scientific information and expertise."

16.02.2012

The production of 30% plant-based PET does not require the use of additional arable land, does not lead to any deforestation and does not compete with the growth of food crops intended for the local populations.

16.02.2012

The INSIGHT 100 scanner exceeded the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) standard for use at airports, with an almost perfect detection capability and neglible false alarm rate in unopened containers.

08.02.2012

The new water dispenser aQto BASIC S hot does not only offer a refrigeration and carbonating function, but it also provides a hot water function which can be used to prepare soups and hot beverages such as teas, hot chocolate and coffee. The new product is capable of heating 36 liters of water per hour.

08.02.2012

A New Year is the perfect time to start new routines, and many of the New Year’s resolutions involve trying to lead a healthier life. Choosing bottled water is the healthiest option.

07.02.2012

Around two thirds of French children aged between nine and eleven arrive at school insufficiently hydrated. The amount of fluids consumed at breakfast is not sufficient to maintanmaintain adequate hydration throughout the morning and additional fluid intake before lunchtime a therefore needed.

28.01.2012

More than 60 per cent of bottled water consumers in Romania are women. More than 80 per cent of consumers drink the water as it is, while 17 per cent prefer mixing sparkling water with alcoholic beverages. 56 per cent of water sold is still, the rest is sparkling.

28.01.2012

Clearly Filtered says  their test data shows that their filters eliminate up to 99.99% of all fresh water contaminants, meaning  that anyone can obtain pure water from any fresh water source. This includes not only tap water but lakes, streams and park fountains.

28.01.2012

Researchers found that teenagers were up to 50 per cent less likely to buy sugar sweetened beverages at stores if they found visible and clear caloric information on sugary beverages, specifically if it was expressed in terms of a physical activity equivalent, i.e. how much exercise it would take to burn off the calories consumed.