Bronte Water Coolers Ltd has been established for over 20 years. We’ve asked Diane, one of the company Directors who’s been here from the beginning, to share her story about how her role at Bronte has developed across the years. This is what she had to say… I remember the days when I would finish
The Bronte Bottling Plant is located close to the historical village of Haworth, near the Bronte Spring. We often talk about deliveries and things happening at Bronte HQ in Honley however, we thought it was about time to share the story about how each 19 litre carboy bottle is fed through the cleaning process, filled and capped...
The 6:30 am alarm heralds the start of another challenging day for Tim, one of the directors at Bronte Water Coolers Ltd. Suitably prepared and dressed for the occasion (sometimes jeans) he arrives at the office to be greeted by a hive of activity. There are Delivery Drivers loading vans whilst others shout for the
Polycarbonate sheeting manufactured from recycled water cooler bottles is now often regarded as the material of choice when constructing temporary buildings. The attached link shows a University Building in Barcelona constructed almost entirely of this valuable product. When one considers that the lifetime of a water cooler bottle is around 50 refills before being retired,
Each week, Bronte Water’s natural spring water is tried and tested by ALcontrol Laboratories, to ensure the highest quality of water is being supplied to customers. The best results to look for when testing the purity of the water for each element are a score of 0. The good news is that for each determination
The Bronte Spring was developed in 1992 at a time when drinking bottled water was classed as a luxury that only the pretentious and rich could afford. Certainly water coolers were only ever seen on the occasional American movie and then they were refillable glass bottles perched on top of a box the size of
What is Legionella? It’s a bacteria that mostly grows in warm dirty water, and is at its most prolific at around 37 degrees C. It cannot grow in a water cooler as the temperature is well below the 21 degrees it needs to multiply. Only in some larger buildings where drinking water is carried several hundred metres down narrow bore pipe will it generate enough heat to grow.
Silly question, the answer is zero quite obviously. But does drinking more water really help dieting? Studies say it may help you burn a few more calories each day. How many? About 50 calories per litre, mind you, that’s only 5 M&Ms – plain, not peanut. But that’s not the main benefit of drinking water at work and home.
How cool is that? Possibly more anecdotal than factual, but it has to be said that the summer so far has seen big smiles on the faces of Bronte Water staff as they go about the business of taking orders, preparing new water coolers, bottling extra water from our very own plant in Haworth and delivering bottled water to thirsty customers.