Choose Reusable

With so much plastic waste in the world it only makes sense to invest in quality reusable water bottles for easy hydration on the go. You will be doing yourself and the environment a huge favour. EcoVessel reusable water bottles are the smarter choice for the environment. Here are some facts about plastic that may come as a surprise to you… it’s scary.

  • Over the last ten years we have produced more plastic than during the whole of the last century
  • 50 percent of the plastic we use, we use only once and then throw away
  • Plastic accounts for around 10 percent of the total waste we generate
  • It takes up to 3-7 litres of water and one litre of oil to produce one litre of bottled water
  • A recent Sydney Morning Herald article showed most people can’t taste the difference between bottled and tap water
  • Bottles used to package water take over 1,000 years to bio-degrade and if incinerated, they produce toxic fumes
  • Most water bottles end in landfill
  • The average Australian drinks 30 litres of bottled water per year
  • Australians buy more then 118,000 tonnes of plastic drink bottles a year
  • It takes 8 years to recoup the cost of a bottle of water by refilling the bottle with tap water