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  Bare Your Bottle contest!

Show off your commitment to sustainability and win an MWU prize pack !

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We're handing out free Madison Water Utility "drink local" reusable bottles at Water Wagon events all over town. Got one? Show it off, and you could win! Plus, you'll be doing your part to keep throw-away plastic bottles out of landfills.

Did you know...

  • 17 million barrels of crude oil are used every year to produce disposable plastic water bottles.
  • Less than one quarter of those bottles ever get recycled.
  • For the cost of one store-bought bottle of water, you can fill a reusable bottle with Madison tap water 5,000 times.


Metal water bottle bearing Madison Water Utility logo in front of fountain

Entering is easy:


Take your MWU water bottle with you when you head outside this summer.


Snap a photo of yourself with your water bottle -- hiking, biking, hanging out around town, or traveling the world! (Or get a friend to take your picture. We're not picky.)


Send it to us! Email or Tweet #bareyourbottle. We'll post your photo on our website and Facebook page, and you'll be enetered to win an MWU prize pack

Prize Pack includes:

- Stainless steel water bottle

- MWU baseball cap

- No Water, No Coffee mug


Contest Rules

  • By sending us your picture, you agree to allow us to share it on our social media and web sites and use it for public outreach and promotional purposes.
  • Enter as many different photos as you like!
  • No purchase necessary to enter or win.
  • Two winning entries will be determined by random drawings
  • Winners will be notified by Oct., 2014 via method of entry (Twitter, email, etc.)
  • MWU employees and members of their households are not eligible.