These light but sturdy bottles, all made to be reused, will not leach toxic Bisphenol-A (BPA) or phthalates.
Living La Vida Verde
Reduce Your Footprint (RYF)
Cambelbak Better Bottle TM
Katadyn PET F
Nalgene Everyday and Wide Mouth TM
Nalgene Wide Mouth R
Novara Flowers widemouth bottle
Somafab Crystal PP
*Under normal use. Plastic bottles may leach chemicals if heated.
**Old aluminum bottle epoxy linings contained BPA. Bottles made since August 2008 have BPA-free poly linings.
***Choose Rubbermaid Chug & Sip bottles made with PP#5, not the PC#7ones.
PET: Polyethylene (#1), most-recycled plastic
HDPE: High-Density Polyethylene (#2), widely recycled
PP: Polypropylene (#5), not widely recycled
TM: Eastman Tritan copolyester (#7)
PC: Polycarbonate #7, made with BPA
PS: Polystyrene #6, not recycled; can leach carcinogenic styrene
PVC: Polyvinyl chloride (#), not recycled, can leach toxic phthalates and lead