Water is core to our health and way of life. The best way to ensure we drink more water is to carry it around with us at all times. The healthiest and easiest way to do that is to use reusable water bottles. With the new year right around the corner this post showcases the safest and healthiest reusable water bottle options for 2018. The thing we all need to stop doing in the new year is drinking out of plastic single-use, disposable water bottles. According to this Forbes article, We’re Now at a Million Plastic Bottles Per Minute – 91% of which are Not Recycled. Seriously people, we need to knock this off. There is no reason to keep doing this to our planet when it is so unnecessary.
The best way to keep the plastic water bottles out of our waterways and oceans is by making sure you always have a reusable bottle of clean, filtered water on hand. Below are what I consider to be the healthiest reusable water bottle options. When picking a healthy reusable water bottle I recommend sticking with glass or stainless steel. I personally choose to stay away from plastic as they can leach certain chemicals into the products especially when heated. There are also some concerns about the potential health dangers of aluminum.
Here are some of the best and healthiest reusable water bottle options to stay healthy and hydrated.
Pick the option (or options) that suit you and your lifestyle best.
Best Stainless Steel Reusable Water Bottle Options
Go Active Stainless Steel Insulated Water Bottle with Flip Straw. This water bottle comes in a variety of colors, keeps beverages cold for over 24 hours, and is my personal favorite everyday carry with me reusable water bottle. I feel it is the perfect size and the flip up straw makes it really easy to drink on the go.
When I want to bring large amounts of water with me, I reach for my 32-Oz Hydro Flask. It keeps drinks cold for 24 hours and can also keep drinks hot for up to 6 hours. They have multiple size options available and go up to 64oz. In addition to being available on Amazon.com you can also purchase from their website hydroflask.com for a range of customizable options to match your personal preference and style.
If you prefer to carry around something a little smaller, this is a great option. Simple Modern Wave Water Bottle is vacuum insulated (meaning it keeps drinks hot or cold) and comes in a variety of sizes and colors.
Best Glass Reusable Water Bottle Options
There are so many great options in glass even to take on the go. This purifyou premium glass water bottle comes in a protective silicone sleeve. These bottles are made from high borosilicate glass it is more heat resistant then other commonly used glass.
If you would like a glass water bottle set for the whole family or to keep multiples in your fridge so you always have ice cold water on hand, this 6 pack is a great option. As a bonus they each come with sleeves for on the go drinking to help protect the bottle and retain temperature.
Do you love to infuse fruit, herbs, or loose leaf teas into your water? This water bottle from HMILYDK is a great option with a stainless steel infuser on the bottom that is easy to remove to clean.
Another great tip for acquiring a reusable glass water bottle is to re-purpose a glass bottle that a drink came in. Once the label is removed they are dishwasher safe and can be reused over and over again. Just pick a size and a beverage you like then remove the label for a very inexpensive reusable water bottle option. As an example a glass bottle that a drink came in that I personally have reused is from Kevita.
My favorite way to drink water at home is out of a large mason jar, using a sip lid and a reusable glass straw.
These are, in my opinion (and experience), the best healthiest reusable water bottle options to choose from. With so many great options available today, the most important thing is to pick a reusable water bottle that you will use. Make sure the water you put in the bottle is as pure as possible for water filtration options visit the resources page.
Using a reusable water bottle like the ones mentioned above are a great and easy way to keep yourself healthy while helping reduce waste on the planet.
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