Disposable Plastic Water Bottles: A Hidden Fire Hazard?

Plastic Water Bottle Fire Hazard

We’ve written extensively on the many problems that disposable bottled water causes. We’ve elucidated how wasteful it is, opined about its inferiority compared to reusable bottles, and we’ve looked at how plastics can leave you drinking more than just water. Yet, through all that, we never dreamed of the devilish disposable bottle being a fire … Read more

When Is It Time To Switch From Sippy-Cup To Water Bottle? How To Help Kids Build Lifelong Hydration Habits

Toddler drinks from sippy cup in high chair

The sippy cup is a classic companion for younger kids. Designed specifically to be handled by even the clumsiest of children, they are made to be sturdy, leak-resistant, and engineered to prevent spilling. Aside from being a handy thing for parents to keep kid’s drinks on hand, the sippy cup offers parents an opportunity to … Read more

What Is Fluoride And What Is It Doing In My Water?

What Is Fluoride and What Is It Doing In My Drinking Water?

Many Americans are unaware of the fact that most public water supplies carry an increased level of fluoride. Every person should feel informed about what they are consuming and the health benefits and risks associated with it. While drinking water fluoridation is proven to be safe, the issue has been a source of much controversy … Read more

It Looks Like The Fontus Self-Filling Water Bottle Was A Scam

Fontus Self Filling Water Bottle Scam

Back in February 2016 we glowingly and optimistically ran an article with the headline “Self-Filling Water Bottles Will Soon Be An Awesome Reality.” At the time, the source of our optimism was an IndieGoGo project by the name of Fontus. We were excited by this seemingly futuristic development, and we certainly weren’t the only ones, … Read more

The Scientist Behind Your Insulated Water Bottle

Portrait of James Dewar Inventor of Vacuum Flask

When you look at your water bottle, it might seem like a pretty benign object. But no matter what type of bottle you have, a huge amount of scientific ingenuity and engineering effort has been put into it. Stainless steel and plastic bottles are only possible thanks to incredible feats of engineering and industrialization that … Read more

Top Ten Reasons Everyone Should Own A Reusable Water Bottle

Hydro Flasks in Many Colors Top Ten Reasons Everyone Should Own a Reusable Water Bottle

Here at Hydration Anywhere we are big advocates of proper hydration, saving people money, and protecting our planet – and therefore, we are big advocates of reusable water bottles! If you follow us then you are probably already the proud owner of a handy-dandy reusable water bottle, but if you’re new or looking into making … Read more

Self-Filling Water Bottles Will Soon Be An Awesome Reality (Or Maybe Not…)

Fontus Airo Self Filling Solar Water Bottle In Sun

(UPDATE: We are sad to report that the Fontus self-filling water bottle appears to have been a scam. We apologize to our readers for reporting on this bottle without being aware of this. Many blogs and IndieGoGo users have debunked the science behind the Fontus bottle, showing that it is almost impossible for the bottle … Read more