Water is a very crucial component in our day to day activities here on Earth. For us to live comfortably then we need to have access to clean and healthy water at all times. Good water is one which has a high PH or alkaline and which is sweet and clean. Waiakea Water Company uses this very concept to in its water business. The company extracts clean volcanic water in Hawaii which has all these qualities and it uses environmental based means to ensure water is conserved.
Waiakea Water is one of the current companies in the U.S to embrace environmental friendly processes in their business models. It is involved in water extraction and packaging and sells its Hawaii volcanic water under the brand name Waiakea. The water is extracted from the Mauna Loa Volcanic peak in Hawaii. After extraction it is transported to the company’s packaging section in California where it is processed, packaged and distributed. Waiakea Water is volcanic in nature and has a PH of around 8.8. Volcanic water has numerous benefits including a good dose of electrolytes and minerals to aid in the normal body functions. In addition, it is naturally sweet and will keep you fully dehydrated.
Since it was founded in 2002 by Ryan Emmons, the company has embraced environmental conservation in all its business operations. For example, the company trucks that ferry the water have very low emission rates which led to the company being awarded the carbon neutral certification. To further show its commitment to environmental conservation, Waiakea Water supports various environmental groups through financial donations. Furthermore, the company started using the first degradable bottles to package its water this year. The bottles are made from materials that are completely degradable.
The company has also partnered with Pump Aid to oversee the supply of clean water to communities in rural Africa. To date, the partnership has led to the donation and distribution of over 500 million liters to the rural people.
For its continued contribution to the industry and environmental issues, Waiakea Water Company was listed in the list of 500 fastest growing companies in the United States. The company is dedicated to continue putting water sustainability at the forefront of its business strategy.