Category: Eska’s (re)cycle of Life

Entrepreneurs: the benefits of recycling for your business

Recycling is’t only good for the planet, it can also save you money, boost your bottom line and benefit your business in countless  other ways.  1. Reduce your expenses with a recycling program  Waste management isn’t the most appealing topic to talk about! So a lot of  companies just pay their annual bill and don’t […]

Why recycling is important and how to do it right

Recycling is one of the easiest steps we can take to help save our beautiful planet, but many of us aren’t sure if we’re doing it right. Find out about the benefits of recycling, what goes in your recycling bin and how to choose products that are environmentally responsible. 7 benefits of recycling Recycling means […]

The truth about bottled water

Mineral water. Natural spring water. Carbonated spring water. With so many different kinds of bottled water out there, it can be hard to know the best one to pick. Let’s take a closer look, so you can make the smartest and healthiest choice. Where is your water sourced? Because we believe in letting nature follow […]

Water Smarts: How To Best Use Your Bottled Water

The PET plastic used to make small water bottles (2 litres or less) is designed for one-time use. These bottles shouldn’t be refilled or reused for health reasons. Because plastic is a permeable substance, oxygen, bacteria, etc. in the air can pass through it. The thinner the plastic, the less of a barrier it creates. […]

Plastic Bottles: The Latest News

Most bottled water comes in bottles marked with the symbol #1. This indicates that it’s made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET, PETE), which is recognized as a safe plastic and contains no BPA. At Eska, we only use PETE #1, which you can find at the bottom of any Eska bottle.

What’s in the different bottled water on the market?

Spring water – Comes from an underground water source (not a public community supply). It should contain fewer than 500 parts per million of total dissolved solids. Mineral water – Also comes from an underground source but has more than 500 parts per million of dissolved solids. This type of water comes in still and […]