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BLUEWATER IN THE MEDIA

BLUEWATER HAILS KATOWICE CLIMATE PACKAGE

December 24, 2018 | Delhi Greens

Bluewater, a world leader in developing innovative water purification technology and solutions, has called the UN Climate Change Agreement in Katowice, Poland, a landmark that will benefit planetary and human health.

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ENTREPRENEURS TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE: “LAWMAKERS AROUND THE WORLD NEED TO TARGET SINGLE USE PLASTICS” WITH BENGT RITTRI AND AMINE RAHAL

December 13, 2018 | Medium

Law makers around the world need to target single use plastic bottles in addition to other plastics such as plastic cups, drinking straws and the likes of cotton buds. Where alternatives are available and affordable, single-use plastic products should be banned immediately.

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BUSINESS MUST SCALE UP EFFORTS TO AVOID ENVIRONMENTAL CALAMITY, SAYS TOP BLUEWATER EXECUTIVE AT UN CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE

December 10, 2018 | My Social Good News

Anders Jacobson, President of Bluewater, a world leader in game-changing water technologies and solutions, today told over 600 environmental policy-makers and climate technology innovators that the business community must scale up and speed efforts to help find solutions to tackle a looming plastics calamity.

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23 SIMPLE WAYS TO BE MORE ECO-FRIENDLY IN THE KITCHEN

November 26, 2018 | Best Company

Best Company, a top US online site that reviews products and companies along with health, wellness and lifestyle editorial content, has listed its 23 ideas for how to create a healthy home environment. Bluewater was spotlighted under idea #15 as top choice for a water purifier. The site sees more than 244K monthly visitors, has 36.9K Facebook followers and 2.4K Twitter followers.

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ANDERS JACOBSON, THE MAN TRYING TO RID SPORT OF PLASTIC BOTTLES

November 20, 2018 | Sport Sustainability Journal

The damage plastic is doing to the ocean has become a major talking point over the past 12 months, but Anders Jacobson, the president of water purity company Bluewater, thinks he has the solution. And he wants sport to help him demonstrate.

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MIROPLASTICS DISCOVERED IN HUMANS AROUND THE GLOBE

October 29, 2018 | infrastructurene.ws

A new global study providing the first real evidence that microplastics are now inside humans raises grave concerns about the health implications. This is according to Bluewater, a world leader in water purification technology and solutions.

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BLUEWATER AFRICA, CONSOL TO MAKE A SPLASH AT KAMERS/MAKERS

October 29, 2018 | Bizcommunity

Handcraft and design show KAMERS/Makers has partnered with Bluewater Africa and Consol Glass to provide glass bottles and purified drinking water to visitors at the six-day event, eliminating the need for single-use plastic water bottles.

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MAKING A SPLASH AT KAMERS/MAKERS STELLENBOSCH

October 29, 2018 | iAfrica

KAMERS/Makers will not only be promoting local creativity and entrepreneurship but has partnered with Bluewater Africa and Consol Glass to provide glass bottles and pure drinking water to keep visitors hydrated, without the need for single-use plastic water bottles, leading the way in sustainable event management and ensuring our environment is placed first.

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MICROPLASTICS INSIDE HUMANS FOUND BY RESEARCHERS – POSING HEALTH RISKS

October 24, 2018 | NS Business

Researchers from the Medical University of Vienna and Environment Agency Austria found nine types of microplastics inside humans from around the world. Anders Jacobson, president of Swedish water purification technology firm Bluewater, said he had “grave concerns” about the impact on human health following the study.

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ANDERS JACOBSON, WATER HARVESTER

October 15, 2018 | Norwegian Magazine

According to Anders Jacobson, co-founder of Bluewater, “By 2050, world demand for drinking water will have increased by 50% and aquifers will have decreased by 40%.” That’s why he left a career in investment banking to work with “water-stressed” communities from Cape Town to Shanghai last year.

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