Treat your own water

Choosing to treat your own drinking water when you travel is better for you, the people you visit and for the planet for a host of reasons.

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Take the pledge to travel more responsibly and carry a reusable bottle.

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Don't have a sweet reusable bottle and a way to clean your water? Get your own TAP bottle and SteriPen.

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Chris Mackay, co-founder of TAP shares why and how to travel prepared to clean your own water. It's safer, easier, cheaper and better for the environment.

Latest TAP News

Fourteen volunteers from the University of Michigan Engineering Program recently took the TAP challenge! They are currently volunteering with EKARI Foundation in the southern region of Malawi, Africa providing free small group tutoring in math and science to youth in need of support prior ...
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Join TAP Co-Founder Chris MacKay along with Ron Mader ( and Deborah McLaren, Founder of Local Flavor and alternative travel writer “Rethinking Tourism and Ecotravel" for a Google Hangout discussions on The Big Picture of Responsible, Local Travel in the ...
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Travelers against Plastic (aka TAP) celebrated its 2nd year by honoring World Water Day on the 22nd at The Adventure HUB in Seattle. The event was in conjunction with ATTA Connect and hosted by Crooked Trails, Wildland Adventures and Evergreen Escapes (three Seattle ...
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