10 Reasons to Choose a UV-C Bottle
Recently, consumers are much more motivated to do their part in conserving the environment. That’s why reusable water bottles have enjoyed a surge in popularity. But reusable water bottles have some limitations. Some bottles’ shapes make them difficult to clean. With the build-up of mold and bacteria, comes funky smells, tastes, and even illnesses.
Here’s where the UV light water bottle comes to the rescue. Devices like the CrazyCap, SteriPen and Larq bottle zap these issues at the push of a button. So let’s break down the advantages of using this technology.
1. UV-C destroys bacteria, mold, and viruses
Ultraviolet light is rich, electromagnetic energy naturally emitted from the sun.
UV Light has been used for many decades for sterilization purposes in water treatment plants, hospitals, laboratories, etc., Recently, it gained popoularity due to the advances in LED technology. Now this wavelength of light is produce without the use of toxic elements such as mercury.
The CrazyCap is powered with an advanced 10mW, 278-nanometer Ultraviolet (UV-C) LED by LG® that achieves up to 99.9999% sterilization for bacteria and mold, and 99.99% sterilization for viruses.
2. Enjoy clean water anytime, anywhere
Whether you’re camping, hiking or traveling, you can be assured of safe clean water to drink at all times with a UVC water purifier. Live your life with peace of mind (and gut!) that you’re protected from waterborne illnesses. The CrazyCap weighs in at only 100grams; it definitely won’t weigh you down.
3. They’re fast
UV-C bottles and devices are all really quick, purifying water in a matter of minutes. The CrazyCap cleans regular water in 60 seconds, while water from a lake, pond or other questionable sources can be cleaned in 2 minutes.
4. They’re smart
UV-C bottles are self-cleaning. That means you don’t need to worry about chemicals, soaps or brushes. UV light reaches every nook and cranny of the bottle, so you get exceptionally clean water. CrazyCap also automatically cleans six times a day in 20-second intervals to ensure water is clean at all times.
5. Easy on the environment.
While you can be sure that water in single-use plastic bottles will be clean and safe, single-use plastics are detrimental to the environment. With self-cleaning UV-C bottles, you can use the same bottle again and again, enjoying clean water while reducing your environmental footprint.
6. 10 years of clean water
UV-C bottles are designed for durability. For example, a CrazyCap is designed for over 500,000 treatments with a battery that lasts up to 10 years.
7. They go the distance
The CrazyCap’s long-lasting battery and low-battery usage mean that a single charge can last for 30 days, making it the hassle-free option for traveling and camping.
A UV-C device features a versatile design that ensures it fits over most cola-shaped bottles. Some compatible brands for the CrazyCap include the Mira, S’well, S’ip by S’well, Simple Modern, BonBon, Manna, Sunsella, Sportsneer, LiveLifeLong, La Vida, Aorin, Inosu, HoneyHolly, Walmart’s Slim and more.
9. No more funky smells and taste
UV-C devices and bottles eliminate odor-causing bacteria in addition to protozoa, mold, and fungus.
10. No more replacement filters
While bottles with filters purify water, there is the additional hassle of replacing the filters when they wear out. With UV-C bottles, it’s a one time only purchase that reliably produces clean water for years.
Check out how UV bottle works here.