CamelBak Dealers to be First-To-Market with new BPA-Free Bottle

Thursday, 01 November 2007
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Camelbak LogoCamelBak has teamed with an innovative U.S.- based supplier to manufacture bottles with an entirely new material: Eastman TritanTM copolyester.
Camelbak LogoCamelBak has teamed with an innovative U.S.- based supplier to manufacture bottles with an entirely new material: Eastman TritanTM copolyester.

The BPA-free Better BottleTM with Classic Cap, will ship in early Feb. The Better Bottle with the patented CamelBak Bite ValveTM will transition from polycarbonate to Tritan with a complete changeover expected in spring ‘08.

New colors of the Better Bottle with Bite Valve, introduced in Feb, will all be made from BPA-free Eastman Tritan copolyester.

"We're very pleased to be the first company to deliver 100% BPA-free bottles," said Layne Rigney, CamelBak's Vice President of Global Sales. "Customers have been asking for a BPA-free alternative and our design team has delivered."
David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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