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Blog - Alkaline Water

5 Benefits of Alkaline Water

By Hannah Nonan / October 15, 2020 /

Here at 1for1 Water, our water bottles contain natural alkaline water rich in minerals such as potassium, calcium, and magnesium. Alkaline refers to water in its simplest and most significant (or basic) form possible. In chemistry, pH is a measurement scale used to cite the acidity or basicity of aqueous solutions such as water. The pH…

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Blog - Biodegradable

Benefits of Using Biodegradable Products

By Hannah Nonan / September 15, 2020 /

What does it mean for something to be biodegradable? The definition outlined on the website The Balance is simple: If something is biodegradable, then, given the right conditions and presence of microorganisms, fungi, or bacteria, it will eventually break down to its basic components and blend back in with the earth. Ideally, biodegradable materials degrade without…

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Blog - Contaminated Water

3 Ways Contaminated Water Affects Community Health

By Hannah Nonan / August 15, 2020 /

Water is a critical, life-giving element. Without it, we would die after only three days. Can you believe that something as seemingly simple as water is a factor for life or death? In many of our planet’s regions, clean water is either within close reach or available to collect from a resource relatively close to…

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Blog - Drinking Water

How Sustainable Drinking Water Helps You Change the World

By Hannah Nonan / July 15, 2020 /

When buying products, most of us are aware of the importance and impact of sustainability, but what does it mean on a practical level? For something to be sustainable, it must not harm the environment, nor can it deplete much-needed natural resources. It’s not just large corporations or multi-millionaires that can effect change. We can…

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Blog - Giving

Why is Giving to Others Good for You?

By Hannah Nonan / June 15, 2020 /

Studies indicate that both the recipients of gifts and gift givers experience health and happiness benefits. However, reaping the health benefits of giving does not always require shopping for, purchasing, and giving physical items. Research suggests the same benefits come from donating to charities or volunteering your time. Charitable giving delivers a host of benefits to…

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Blog - 1for1 Water

5 Self-Care Ideas from One for One Water

By Hannah Nonan / May 15, 2020 /

Self-care gets a lot of airtime lately. On top of school, work, kids, friends, and Instagram, now we expect ourselves to make “me-time” a priority. Add the hours of your day: yoga time + 8-9 hours of sleep + 5-year planning + grocery shopping + mindful, healthful eating + CrossFit = a hectic lifestyle! Self-care…

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Blog - Water

People and Water

By Hannah Nonan / April 15, 2020 /

People need water to survive, and many water resources require people to access them. At least that’s true for healthy, contaminant-free water. There are countries all over the world that lack reasonable access to clean water. At 1FOR1 Water, our mission is to end the global water crisis. The unfamiliarity with this crisis is alarming…

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Blog - World Water Day

World Water Day Addresses the Global Water Crisis Each March 22nd

By Hannah Nonan / March 2, 2020 /

World Water Day reminds our global community of the 2.2 billion people who don’t have access to safe water. It celebrates taking action to address (and end) the global water crisis. The goal is water and sanitation for all by 2030. The United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro in 1992…

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