TapIt Launches New iPhone and Android Apps for the Metro DC area

We are really excited to announce the launch of two new mobile applications to help you find free tap water at business and fountain locations in the Metro DC area! As part of our partnership with the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, our tap water finder is available on both iPhone and Android platforms!We ...
Do you know how much money you can save annually by reducing wasted energy? Or how to do it? Do you know how to reduce the amount of water wasted each day in your home or office? Want to green your home or apartment, but don't know where to start? Never fear (drum roll please...) the EcoHouse is here!The Community Environmental ...

UpWise Rewards Consumers for Recycling Old Products

UpWise, a new website allows consumers to recycle their used products such as lightbulbs, cellphones or watches for deals on brand new products from participating brands.The way it works is simple. Users simply pledge to recycle their old and broken headphones (or other item) by filling out a simple form. Then, UpWise ...

TapIt Partners With REI

We are excited to announce that REI has partnered with TapIt Water to help foster environmentally conscious living!  REI is a national outdoor retail co-op dedicated to inspiring, educating and outfitting its members and the community for a lifetime of outdoor adventure and stewardship. They also offer multi-level ...

Using Plastic Bottles to Build Schools: Hug It Forward

Plastic bottles are everywhere we don't want them. The roadside, the rivers, oceans, landfills. Littered areas reduce the quality of life for people all over the world. They're a nuisance and there are as many solutions to plastic waste as there are brands which produce them. Hug It Forward is a nonprofit which reduces ...
Now that the Golden Globes are over and we've come down from the fashion fix, the snark, and the surprises... it's time to look into detail about which nominees/winners support water charities!  Some may surprise you, some may not but here is a list of five celebrities whose charitable support goes to clean water and ...

Amazing PET Bottle Art

There is no shortage of artists expressing themselves in new mediums. One such artist/designer, Glnur zda?lar, has achieved the extraordinary by transforming ordinary PET bottles into the delicate forms only found in nature. Looking at her creations, one thinks of microorganisms, flowers, jellyfish, anemones. ...
 Bi-Monthly  Monthly


Andy Rooney on Bottled Water
In his last days at 60 Minutes, Andy Rooney did a great little piece on bottled water.
Bottled-Water Habit Keeps Tight Grip on Mexicans In Mexico, the world’s largest per capita consumer of bottled water, anything goes.

New Partners
Whole Foods Market  has joined TapIt in the DC metro area to offer free water refills. 

NYC Water Fountains
TapIt Map
Find water fountains in NYC. Add your favorites so others can find them.