Antimony levels in PET (SPI Code 1) bottled water after just 7 days in storage at 80°C. The USEPA maximum contaminant level is 6 μg/L (ppb).
Most 18.9 L (5 gal) water jugs are made of polycarbonate (SPI Code 7), which leaches BPA, especially when stored at warm temperatures.
Many household plumbing systems built before 1986 contain lead pipes, lead solder or lead fittings. PVC pipes often contain lead that can leach into your drinking water.
The number of plastic water bottles thrown away in the USA each day, a total of about 22 billion in 2006. Only 23% of PET bottles sold were recycled.
The amount of carbon dioxide in tons produced while creating the bottled water purchased by Americans in 2007.
Every case of 24 half litre bottles consumed is the equivalent of the emissions produced by driving a compact car 7.8 miles.
We offer home water filtration systems with some of the best technology available on the market today. Compact, multi-stage systems from industry leaders like Pentair Evererpure allow you to take back your tap and create premium drinking water equal to, if not better than most brands of bottled water.
Activated carbon provides a proven capacity to remove a wide spectrum of chemical contaminants while microfiltration and/or ultrafiltration removes fine particulate and protozoan cysts like Giardia and Cryptosporidium. And unlike reverse osmosis, the water filtration systems that we offer do not remove healthy minerals, waste water or require electricity to operate.
Let us help you create your very own bottled water - chlorine free, plastic free and hassle free.
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We choose technology that uses zero electricity, zero fridge space, wastes zero water and removes zero healthy minerals
We choose technology tested and certified to rigorous NSF/ANSI 42 and 53 Standards
We choose technology that will allow you to fill a 500ml (16oz) water bottle in just 15 seconds or faster
Not sure what you are spending on bottled water? You might want to grab your calculator. We've talked to many families who were shocked to find out they were spending close to a $1,000 per year or more.
In the workplace, the savings can be almost $450 per water cooler per year, not counting lost time from changing water bottles, missing bottles and lost bottle deposits, equipment rental fees and water cooler cleaning fees.
Getting your water from a good quality water filter delivers a lower cost per litre compared with all types of bottled water, without sacrificing quality or taste. Click here to find the right home water filtration system for you.
Worried about installation? Add in $50-75 to hire a local plumber (installation usually takes less than an hour) and you will still come out ahead - big time.
$3.81 / L
Cost per litre of bottled water at most cafes, cafeterias, vending machines or corner stores based on a price of $2.25 per 591 mL bottle
$0.42 / L
Cost per litre of bottled water sold by the case at grocery stores or the bottle for water coolers ($4.99/24 x 500mL bottles or $7.99/18.9L bottle) excludes deposits, delivery fees and/or environmental levies
$0.04 / L
Cost per litre for practically unlimited, premium drinking water based on purchasing replacement filters for the Everpure H-54 Home Water Filtration System
Drinking good water should be a simple, natural act. Say goodbye to heavy bottles, bottle deposits, deliveries and loading your shopping cart, car, closet or water cooler. Stop worrying about where your water comes from, what’s really in it, how much you are spending on it and whether or not that new plastic bottle is as eco-friendly as claimed.
Imagine having your favourite brand of bottled water on tap that never runs out, is about half the price and is both environmentally friendly and socially responsible. Welcome to Elua.
Get started today! Click here to shop our best water filters including Everpure H-300 home water filtration systems.
Looking for a premium BPA free water bottle? Checkout our shatterproof glass water bottles from Glasstic or our scrunchable silicone water bottles from Bubi Bottle.
Want to add some Zing to your day with fruit infused water! Click here to shop the biggest collection of Zing Anything Water Bottles in Canada including the Zing54 Fruit Infusing Carafe
Like flavoured water but not the long list of chemicals, preservatives, dyes and artificial sweeteners that come with most of them. Click here to explore our huge collection of 100% all-natural drink mixes and water enhancers.
The percentage of people surveyed in a TIME/CNN poll who said they would like to "slow down and live a more relaxed life."
The number of Americans who say their stress levels have increased over the past five years.
The likelihood of running out of bottled water at the worst possible time.