Waiakea Water Company is based in Hawaii and began in 2012.The company produces bottled water through unique processes that ensure a positive effect on the people around. The company was founded by Ryan Emmons who on visiting Hawaii was inspired by the culture of the Hawaiian people. The water is derived from Mauna Loa volcano. The company produces the water with a distinctive, natural filtration process. The water passes through the volcanic rocks of the Mauna Loa Volcano until they get to the purifying machines of Waiakea.
The source of the water is a serene environment ensures that the water is pure. As the water goes through the rocks, the water goes through a purification process removing most of the acidic content making the water alkaline. The removal of the acidic material from the water makes it naturally alkaline as opposed to artificial alkalinity. During the water movement from the hills, it passes through the rocks that increase the mineral content of the water.
Waiakea Water Company is also on the verge of starting to use fully degradable bottles. Through a recent interview, the company says that the containers are also recyclable. The new technology will reduce the lifespan of the containers by more than 1000 years creating a better environment. The company will be the first in the industry to adopt the technology which uses Nano-additive in its bottles and is 100% recycled. Through the company CEO and founder, the company says that the technology has taken a while to be introduced because it required intensive research.
The company has built a brand that is ensuring that our environment is in good hands. The company uses triple bottom line approach which helps them take social and environmental impact as serious as they take the financial impact. Waiakea mission statement encompasses their promise to take care of the environment.The company has a solid plan to make sure the environment is their concern, and they have proved that by the introduction of the recyclable and degradable bottles. The company has raised the bar high when it comes to sustainability and environmental friendliness.