featured water – aqua pacific

featured water – aqua pacific

With all the news of flooding coming out of Fiji lately, we thought we would highlight one of our favorite mineral waters from that country. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Fiji during this difficult time and we admire Aqua Pacific for stepping up to help provide clean water to those in need, while they themselves normalize. Located in the South Pacific are the islands of Fiji, the native home of Aqua Pacific Natural Mineral...

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Berkeley Springs Tasting Awards 2012

Berkeley Springs Tasting Awards 2012

The award-winning 22nd annual Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting welcomes more than one hundred waters from across the country and around the globe on Saturday, February 25, 2012. Held in the historic spa town of Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, it is the largest water tasting competition in the world. Besides tastings, there are a multitude of seminars to attend, engaging talks from industry leading speakers and wonderful social...

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Ramlösa Takes Best of Show — Pentaward 2011

Ramlösa Takes Best of Show — Pentaward 2011

The Swedish mineral water Ramlösa was facing some real challenges in the beginning of 2010, with an iconic premium bottle shape in glass that was much too heavy for transport and with too high costs in terms of production and environmental impact.  The obvious choice was to design a new bottle in PET, but would high-end customers accept a premium product served in a plastic bottle? The producer Carlsberg Sweden gave design – and innovation...

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UN World Water Day — March 22, 2012

UN World Water Day — March 22, 2012

There are 7 billion people to feed on the planet today and another 2 billion are expected to join by 2050. Statistics say that each of us drinks from 2 to 4 litres of water every day, however most of the water we ‘drink’ is embedded in the food we eat: producing 1 kilo of beef for example consumes 15,000 litres of water while 1 kilo of wheat ’drinks up’ 1,500 liters. When a billion people in the world already live in chronic hunger and...

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featured water – berg

featured water – berg

Berg Water, Natural Canadian Water Iceberg water is a very unique product, in a category all by itself. It is an all natural, truly virginal water with almost no trace of minerals. This water’s journey started over 15,000 years ago in the ancient glaciers of western Greenland. It has been safely stored in the ice cap, protected by the ocean and the hazardous conditions of the arctic weather. Isolation has made its source totally...

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75% of Americans are Chronically Dehydrated.

75% of Americans are Chronically Dehydrated.

Water makes up nearly 85 percent of our brain, about 80 percent of our blood and about 70 percent of lean muscle. As our bodies are one-half to four-fifths water, then a lack of water – dehydration – could impact our health. If water is such a key component of our bodies, why is it so difficult to confirm how much water humans should consume to be healthy?  Reading the available literature would leave one a bit more than...

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