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Welcome to the European Federation of Bottled Waters


EFBW is the trade association representing the interests of the European bottled water industry. Based in Brussels, EFBW promotes natural mineral water, spring water and other types of bottled waters before EU regulatory authorities and international organisations.


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How much water should we drink?

In a moderate climate, an inactive adult can lose as much as 2.5 litres of water...[more]


EFBW supports PRE's call for approval of recycling processes in food contact applications

Brussels, 4th October 2017. Today, Plastic Recyclers Europe (PRE) issued a press release, urging...[more]


ANEABE launches initiative 'Claros con el Agua'

The Spanish Bottled Water Association (ANEABE) and the Spanish Federation of Hotel and Catering...[more]

The French Trade Association for Natural Mineral Waters (CSEM) in collaboration with the French Trade Association for Spring Waters (SES) and the French Trade Association for Soft Drinks (BRF) have launched a broad public awareness campaign on the collection and recycling of PET bottles.




Key bottled water statistics

Check out the new statistics and key figures on today's bottled water market

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EFBW industry report

Check out the EFBW industry report. 

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WaterProtect: EU Project

EFBW is proud to be part of the EU-funded WaterProtect project, aiming at contributing to innovative farming systems delivering good water quality



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Packaging and labelling

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