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BU Water

A project in London, UK by BU Products

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An elegantly designed bottle with a natural bamboo filter to purify your tap water - a great alternative to single use plastic bottles.
Backers: 492
Average Pledge Per Backer: £43

Funded: £21,287 of £15,000
Dates: Nov 3rd -> Dec 3rd (30 days)
Project By: BU Products
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Latest News

Big Finish!

December 2nd - via:
Hey Kickstarters, we are in the homestretch! We can still make it to our stretch goal with your help. We just need each of you to get the word out on social media... it's very easy for you to do from this share page - just two clicks and off it... (Read More)

£20K Stretch Goal!!

November 30th - via:
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November 26th - via:
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3 Weeks Down!

November 24th - via:
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BU Water Bottle

November 24th - via:
Designed to be reused and boasting premium materials that ensure that it stands up to the rigours of everyday use, the BU Water Bottle doesn’t just look great but also has a charitable objective that makes it all the more appealing. (Read More)

BU Water Bottle Recycling

November 23rd - via:
The waste generated by plastic water bottles is a problem that continues to plague modern society, with over 50 billion thrown away annually and only 1 in 4 recycled. (Read More)

Another Big Week!

November 17th - via:
Hey backers!  We are incredibly humbled by the collective support of the Kickstarter community over the past 2 weeks. You've all had a hand in getting BU Water to where it is today, thank you! We've had some great momentum and it's because all of... (Read More)

BU Water: The world's most beautiful (and sustainable) filtered water bottle

November 16th - via:
Every once in a while I come across really cool designs that I classify as 'design porn'. The BU Water Bottle is definitely in that category. (Read More)

BU Water bottle has a sustainable, natural filter for clean water on the go

November 16th - via:
BU Water aims to bring you an innovative alternative to single ­use bottles by encouraging people to conserve resources with a reusable bottle that filters water on the go. (Read More)

1st Week Done!

November 10th - via:
Hello Kickstarters! Without a shadow of a doubt this has been the busiest week of our lives! The BU Team are working day and night to bring BU Water to life. Well, nearly the whole team... This week has been extremely inspiring and a little emotional... (Read More)

Why is there a burnt piece of bamboo inside this new water bottle?

November 9th - via:
A team of London-based designers wanted to create a new reusable water bottle that eliminates the use of disposable plastic, as much as possible. (Read More)

End of first day!

November 4th - via:
Hello All Kickstarters! Reaching nearly £2,500 in 24 hours is nothing short of humbling. The generosity, support, and positive encouragement this community has shared leaves us speechless; we’ve raised 15% of our total target already!  Releasing... (Read More)

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