What Types of Water Bottles Can Be Reused?

Answer Bottled water sales account for more than 30 percent of the nation's beverage sales each year, according to the global beverage industry tracker Beverage Marketing. This amounts to a whopping 8 bil... Read More »

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How much bacteria growth occurs in reused water bottles?

Bacteria growth will vary depending on the type of bacterium that gets into the bottle and the temperatures the bottle is exposed to. According to Kenneth Todar, PhD, "Generation times for bacteria... Read More »

How can glass bottles be reused?

Reusing glass bottles is an Earth-friendly alternative to recycling. For home projects, wine bottles, beer bottles and large vinegar-sized bottles are easiest to work with, though most glass bottle... Read More »

Can plastic bottles be reused?

Plastic beverage bottles that have been thoroughly cleaned between uses with hot, soapy water can be reused for other beverages. Bottles that originally contained toxic and nonedible materials, suc... Read More »

Differences Between Reusable Water Bottles and Plastic Bottles?

Designers and manufacturers make water bottles in a variety of different styles and shapes. If a bottle is a single use only, attention is paid to certain aspects, such as safety-sealed lids. If a ... Read More »