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Tap it Up

Did you know

  1. Tap water is 150-1000x cheaper than bottled water?
  2. The production of bottled water costs 2000x more energy than tap water?
  3. Tap water is more strictly controlled than bottled water?

That’s why we

1. Raise awareness

We shared information about drinking tap water and the environmental impact of bottled water on social media and on live events.

2. Distribute bottles

We organised Tap it Up pop-ups, where we gave away reusable bottles from eco-friendly manufacturers to students, so they directly improved their water consumption. If you are in luck, you can still win a free bottle during one of our many events.

3. Install water fountains

Together with the university, we install easy-to-use water fountains for students. Find out where our taps are installed in the map below.

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