The Sustainable Business

169 – FOLLOW FLOWATER EXAMPLE TO BUILD A GREAT BUSINESS – RICH RAZGAITIS     On this episode, Josh speaks with Rich Razgaitis, CEO of FloWater. They talk about FloWater and some of the successful models they are employing in the business. Rich Razgaitis (known as Raz) is the CEO of FloWater and over the…

Tricks for a Sustainable Halloween

If you read our previous blog, you already know how scary plastic waste can be, especially when it comes to Halloween! Instead of just feeling spooked by the facts, we came up with our favorite solutions to help you have a more eco-friendly fall celebration.   Upcycle Your Costume This option is not only more…

TriplePundit

Leveraging New Tech to Wean America Off Its Addiction to the Plastic Water Bottle– It’s finally clear—the single-use plastic water bottle is now the environmental cigarette, stigmatized as a mark of disgrace in a growing circle of consumers. The mega-trend away from single-use plastics is no longer deniable. The statistics around single-use plastic water bottles…

Forbes

Why 40 Investors Are Betting On This Device To Curb America’s Addiction To Plastic Bottles–   Esha Chhabra Contributor As Millennials begin to turn their back on single-use plastic, the UK government has announced plans to offer free tap water refill stations in every major city and town by 2021. But in the US, where 84…

BusinessWire

FloWater Achieves 50-Million Plastic Water Bottles Saved From Ending Up in Landfills, Oceans and Waterways–   ~New-tech Water Refill Stations Now Deployed at Corporate Offices, Stores, Hotels, Schools and Fitness Centers in 42 States Across the US~   FloWater Water Refill Station (Photo: Business Wire) September 11, 2018 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–With…

NCFIT Podcast

Jason sits down for a 25 minute AMRAP with the CEO & Co-Founder of FloWater, Rich “Raz” Razgaitis. FloWater is a sustainable hydration company that’s changing the way the world views water while putting an end to single use plastic water bottles. In businesses around the world (including NCFIT) you can find FloWater refill stations…the…

San Francisco Chronicle

Few California school districts have tested water for lead, even though it’s free– Jill Tucker Aug 13, 2018 As students head back to class across California this month, many will sip water from school fountains or faucets that could contain high levels of lead. That’s because two-thirds of the state’s 1,026 school districts have not…

TechCrunch

Hydrate, intoxicate, caffeinate, repeat: Meet the startups pouring the future   These days, it seems like everyone with extra cash has some kind of pricey drinking habit. It might be fine wine, craft beer or cocktails. Or it could come in the form of coconut water, cold-pressed juice or the latest frothy caffeinated concoction. No…

CRS Wire

Latest Tech in Drinking Water Delivery to Be Deployed Nationwide at Xponential Fitness Locations to Better Hydrate the Boutique Fitness Industry – Without the Plastic   DENVER, Jun. 19 /CSRwire/ Set to scale on a global level, Xponential Fitness today announces plans to deploy FloWater Refill Stations at up to 3,000 franchise locations in the…

Spooky Facts about Plastic Pollution

Halloween is just around the corner. It’s time for horror movies, haunted houses, and pumpkin spiced everything! To get in the spirit of Halloween, we put together the most bone chilling facts about plastic pollution that are sure to give you a fright.   Not so fun facts about fun sized candy Over 30 percent…