LESS BOTTLES – MORE BUBBLES

By SodaStream Team | 8/26/13 2:46 AM    

plastic bottles

Things you may not know about waste and pollution:

  • About 340.000.000.000 (That’s 340 BILLION!) bottles and cans are not recycled every year
  • 1 bottle takes 450 years to decompose
  • 1 bottle needs 5 times its volume in water to manufacture

 

Saving The Planet, One Bottle AT a Time

By SodaStream Team | 8/26/13 2:44 AM    

Save the Planet 

Stop the Bottles – Save the Planet

The planet is overheating and people are hydrating – which is fine, except that what they are       hydrating on are carbonated beverages and sparkling water consumed in Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles and cans.

 Did you know:   about 340 billion beverage bottles & cans are not recycled every year worldwide.

Did you know:   141 billion beverage bottles & cans are not recycled every year in the US alone.

 

Rethink your Soda

By SodaStream Team | 8/26/13 2:41 AM    

Rethink your soda

We all know about recycling, but if we didn’t produce as much waste in the first place, we wouldn’t have to figure out a way to recycle it.

REDUCE is all about producing less waste. It’s really about taking a moment to think about the things you do (and don’t do); turn off the light when you leave a room, take shorter showers, ride a bike instead of driving a car...

Living green

By SodaStream Team | 8/26/13 2:31 AM    

Green House

The health of our environment has a tremendous impact on our own health, so for many, a healthier New Year includes a resolution to live a more eco-friendly life. Yes, it seems overwhelming at first, ‘what can little me possibly do that would have a global impact?’ you must be asking….

Well, the truth is that even the simplest steps towards reducing your carbon footprint can impact the health of the planet in a big way.

Know Your Sweeteners

By SodaStream Team | 8/26/13 2:28 AM    

know your sweetners

Sweetness is a universally pleasurable experience; we reward ourselves with sweets, comfort ourselves with sweets, in health, sickness, through celebration and tragedy. When choosing food and drinks the level of sweetness often plays a factor. One’s personal preferences can be satisfied with a number of caloric or low- and no-calorie sweeteners, while another needs sugar and lots of it. 

Facts and Myths about Hydration

By SodaStream Team | 8/26/13 2:26 AM    

hydration

Myth: Everyone should drink 8 glasses of water a day.

Although it’s a nice reminder that most of us should aim to drink more, the truth is that not everyone requires 8 glasses of water a day to maintain adequate hydration. The amount of fluids that each person needs varies based on activity level, gender and body size. Other sources of fluids that contribute to hydration include carbonated drinks, juice, milk, coffee, tea, fruits, vegetables and other foods with higher water content.

Drink well: Be your own soda mixologist

By SodaStream Team | 6/10/13 11:47 PM    

make your own drinks Each day brings new opportunities to live better, and drinking better is no exception. Just as we try to improve the quality of the foods we eat, the experience of drinking should always include the best of freshness, flavor and quality for the best drinking experience.