Our Mission: Our Planet
One Xtreme Canteen bottle can last for decades, making it easy to stop buying single served bottled water to fulfill your everyday hydration needs. Support the end of single use plastic (a detrimental plastic which currently saturates world markets) and improve your health while you're at it! The Xtreme Canteen is hydration at its finest! The benefits of the Xtreme Canteen are limitless! You can make a difference: support a cleaner planet and your own healthy lifestyle.
Pure water is a better, healthier option than drinking sugary drinks.
Clean water improves the body’s circulation and improves your complexion.
Cold water raises your energy levels.
Drinking water promotes a healthy heart.
Water sustains life. Choose to drink water!
- Americans throw away 2.5 million plastic bottles every hour, and only about 25% of the plastic produced in the U.S. is recycled.
- A single American’s use of the Xtreme Canteen can eliminate the need for 100 disposable bottles per year.
- Recycling one ton of plastic bottles saves the energy equivalent to the usage of a 2 person household for one year.
- In the Los Angeles area alone, 10 metric tons of plastic items such grocery bags, straws, and soda or water bottles are carried into the Pacific Ocean every day.
- In the past ten years, humans have produced more plastic than over the last century.
- Plastic takes up to 1,000 years to degrade in a landfill.
- One million sea birds and 100,000 marine mammals are killed annually from plastic in our oceans.
- Plastic bottles are produced by using petroleum products. Petroleum is a finite resource.
- Our 40oz Canteen holds five cups of water. Studies have shown people should drink 10 to 12 cups of water a day. By drinking two Xtreme Canteens filled to the brim with water, your daily water intake can be met!
- Antimony, a chemical similar to led, is found in PET- polyetheylthene terephthalate, a synthesized material used to create plastic water bottles. In small doses, Antimony causes dizziness, depression, and in larger doses, it may be fatal. When water sits in a plastic bottle for extended periods of time, antimony from the plastic bottle seeps into the water. The use of plastic water bottles endangers your health.
- BPA, a synthetic compound used to make plastic products, is found to alter hormones or have other potential negative effects on the human body. The Xtreme Canteen is BPA FREE!
- Your body is composed of 60% water and drinking it helps to keep your body’s fluids balanced.