Water-to-Go launch a new bottle - The Active Bottle

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Liam Mercer

Staff Writer here at off.road.cc Liam can also be found photographing bikes as well as riding them. He's not shy of an enduro here or there and he's equally happy in the winter slop as he is ripping up the summer's dust.

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3 months 2 weeks ago

NPlus1BikelightsNJerseys wrote:

 

laugh

1) How well does the carbon remove heavy metals and fertilisers/ pesticides that you would come across in the real world?

2) Someone IS going to pee in it.

 

Depends on the specific carbon used but it can be very effective, I have it as one of the stages in a reverse osmosis water system, and even testing the water after just the carbon stage it has very little trace of contaminants.

Unless their pee is very salty this shouldn't be a problem at all, it's pretty much sterile to begin with anyway.

3 months 2 weeks ago

About time - I bought one of the bottles for a trip around Nepal and couldn't believe they missed the obvious trick from the outset of making the bottle fit properly in a cage!

3 months 2 weeks ago

laugh

1) How well does the carbon remove heavy metals and fertilisers/ pesticides that you would come across in the real world?

2) Someone IS going to pee in it.