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The alternative to packaged water: the Bottle Made Blue

The introduction of a deposit on small PET bottles is a cause for concern for parties that like to hand out a bottle of water. That has become about 50% more expensive. We developed a very affordable and reusable alternative with a huge impact: the Bottle Made Blue.

Deposits for clean drinking water at Schiphol Airport

Since this summer, there are more than 70 bins at Schiphol in which you can donate your PET bottle for drinking water. There’s more to it than you think…

COVID-19: how is Africa coping?

What are the consequences – both positive and negative – of COVID-19 in Africa? And what role is water playing?

1 million for water at ánd around schools in Ethiopia

Over the coming three years we will invest no less than 1 million euros in clean drinking water in ánd around schools in Ethiopia.

Our meter reading on World Water Day 2021

We are announcing our meter reading on World Water Day this year. How many liters of clean drinking water have we been able to realize since our start?

Hoog Catharijne opens biggest watertap in The Netherlands

You can now tap cooled and filtered water in Hoog Catharijne yourself from a water cooler of the Made Blue Foundation.

The 100 million club

We are happy with every donation, but a few ambassadors have each already donated more than 100 million litres of clean drinking water.

100,000 people

We have already been able to give more than 100,000 people access to clean drinking water! How much is that actually? And how can we be so sure?

How are things now in Dembiya, Ethiopia?

It has been two years since we completed our project in Dembiya, Ethiopia. How is it there now? And what about other projects?

We already invested € 1,000,000!

After five years we can proudly announce that we have already invested 1 million in drinking water and we will double that in the short term.