The inspiration

story-1In 2012 we decided to turn the bottled water industry on its head.

We love water. The crazy annual stats about those little plastic bottles, not so much….

30 million barrels of oil
4.5 million tonnes of carbon dioxide
Half a billion bottles in SA alone
1500 bottles thrown away per second
Only 18% recycled

Of all the things that are emblematic of the halcyon days of the 1983-2010 economic expansion—McMansions, Hummers, the universal right to a $400 Nylon Handbag—we may look back on bottled water as the most ridiculous craze to overtake our nation.

So we created the Mawu Aquasac