Episode #174 — 17 August 2020 Driving Consumers Back to the Tap with FloWater’s Rich Razgaitiswith Rich Razgaitis
Rich Razgaitis, founder of FloWater, details his mission to eliminate single-use plastics and drive consumers back to the tap for their drinking water.
In this session, you’ll learn about:
- How Rich’s background in pharmaceuticals influenced his career arc from delivering treatment to proactively engaging in prevention in the health and wellness space
- Rich’s mission and vision to put an end to single use plastics and drive consumers back to the tap
- How FloWater hopes to “own” the last 6’ of pipe
- How Rich sees FloWater as fostering the democratization of water
- How FloWater can help build trust in tap water and promote tap water systems
- Rich’s thoughts on driving consumers back to the tap
- Why legislating behavior is not the answer to eliminating single-use plastic bottles
Resources and links mentioned in or relevant to this session include:
- Rich’s LinkedIn page
- FloWater’s website
- TWV #099: Fertilizer and Water Quality with Mark Slavens
- TWV #095: Plumbing, Pipes, and Plastics: Working Towards Safer Drinking Water with Andrew J. Whelton, Ph.D.
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