A remote island.
Plastic bottles everywhere.

This sight changed everything for three friends from London. There had to be a more recyclable and recycled solution.

Spotting a lot of brands they knew from home, bottled water seemed to be the biggest culprit. That got the friends thinking, there had to be a more recyclable and recycled solution for when you’re on-the go or if you forget your trusty reusable flask.

After a lot of research, the three friends discovered more about the recyclability of aluminium.

The facts spoke for themselves – and so Cano Water was born.

What started out as an eye-opening trip abroad became a mission to reduce single use plastic. We’ve made a better way to drink water.

Our founders are three best friends from London. Here are some of their best moments as business partners.


Being invited to the houses of parliament alongside the legend that is Sir David Attenborough to talk about Climate change and plastic pollution – What a guy!


Holding one of our cans for the first time and knowing we’d done something that nobody else had.


Seeing someone sipping a Cano Water on the Underground. I stared a bit longer than is acceptable in London.

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