14 Main St
Madison, NJ 07940
For Immediate Release –Madison, NJ
November 10, 2008
Contact: Mary Lonergan, Back2Tap LLC
Million. That is the number of plastic water bottles Americans sends to
landfills every day. If lined up end to end, it would reach from
“As parents we saw countless plastic water bottles overflowing from garbage cans at parks and fields across town,” stated Mary Lonergan, one of the founders of Back2Tap. “After learning that only 23% of all disposable plastic water bottles are recycled we knew recycling was good, but not enough.”
Back2Tap bottles are available in a 12 ounce lunch box size, an 18 ounce everyday use size and a 27 ounce sports size with either a loop or sports cap. According to Lydia Chambers, another founder, stainless steel bottles were selected because they have the lowest long term impact on the planet, are the safest health-wise, and have the best performance features.
Back2Tap has already
been a successful fundraiser in all of the
Back2Tap has partnered with both Spectrum Water Coolers for water filtration at school or at the office (bottle-less filtered water coolers) and PUR for at-home filtration products (faucet mount filters, pitchers and refrigerator filters). Schools can use the money raised from the Back2Tap program to help fund the bottle-less water coolers at their school. As a way to complete the total water solution, Back2Tap is giving 5% of their profits to Central Asia Institute to provide education and clean water to developing countries.
For more information on how you can get your school, community, or work place “Back2Tap”, visit their website at www.back2tap.com or call 866-B2T-3453.