Curaçao

Curaçao water refill program

 

THE SUSTAINABLE WAY TO DISCOVER THE ISLAND

Water Refill Program Curaçao has three D-TAP water bottles in his program; the D-TAP Ocean bottle, the map bottle with the QR codes and the special edition.

 

These bottles keeps your water up to 24 hrs cold an 12 hrs hot. They can be (re)filled with water (for free or a small fee) which can be found with the QR code. at different locations on the island (almost 30 locations all over the island), like hotels, resorts, restaurants and shops,  Think Google maps for water! With our map bottle you are able to discover the island in many ways. 

 

 

Our mission is to reduce the use of single-use plastic water bottles in Curaçao and support the community to work together for a sustainable island. June 2019 we introduced this unique water refill program on the island. 

Every Water Refill Program has it own designed bottle which is characteristic of this destination. April 2021 we introduced a new design Curaçao bottle. This bottle has the map of Willemstad on it and 3 QR codes. By using the QR codes your are able to discover the island in a more sustainable way. 

 

We make it easy to find unpackaged, clean water in Curaçao, so that as long as you have your reusable 'D-TAP' bottle, you never have to buy bottled water again. 

 

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Scan & Go 

D-TAP water bottle

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  • Find your nearest Refill station with the QR codes

  • Discover the island with the QR codes (tourist attractions)

  • Hire a 100% electric car with the QR codes

  • Keep informed of 'up to date' island info (with the QR codes)

  • The map on the bottle guides you through Willemstad

  • Explore the best Instagram Spots in Willemstad

  • Your water stays ice cold for up to 24 hrs and hot for up to 12 hrs

  • The best gift or souvenir to bring home 

  • Worldwide refill program

  • We donate 5% to Green Phenix Curaçao 

A more sustainable Curaçao

This water refill program is one of the strongest sustainable programs in tourism. Connection is key in achieving a healthier and happier world.

 

The newly designed  'D-TAP Curaçao bottle' is the best way to discover the city on a sustainable way.  Ideal for travelers, nomads, and explorers. Scan & go, buy tickets, receive route directions and explore all Curaçao highlights. 

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Charity partner map bottle 

Green Phenix our Charity Partner for Curaçao 2021!

Groene Phenix is ​​a social enterprise that converts plastic waste into new useful products and creates a circular economy in the Caribbean. Their service helps to create new jobs in Curaçao while reducing the amount of plastic that ends up in landfills and the environment

Where to buy your bottle in Curaçao

Scan or click 

to find your nearest refill location 

REFILL - REUSE - REDUCE

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Every city or country has it own special edition design bottle, designed by a local artist or illustrator. With this special edition bottle we want to create awarenesses for their work and art sector. Art is a vital element for our community. It strengthens local economies and creates jobs for people who care about the community. It is a great way for people  to learn about (their) culture, enjoy artistic experiences, support the  economy and being sustainable by using a reusable water bottle. 

Local art  

CARMABI education
Charity partner special edition

By purchasing the special edition D-TAP water bottle from Curaçao you. donate to CARMABI education. They informs school children about the importance of nature and our environment and the protection, conservation and sustainable development of the island. They do so by providing programs in the field, in the classroom, providing educational materials for schools and make information accessible for the youth.

 

Our donation will be used to expand the school education program for local children in the Savonet Museum located in “Landhuis Savonet” inside the Christoffel Park.

Our strategic partner in Curaçao 

D-POINT powered by Dynaf

In November 2020 we partnered with D-POINT powered by Dynaf. With this partnership we want to offer everyone in  Curaçao an option to explore Curaçao in a more sustainable way by driving an electric vehicle. D-POINT has his own QR code on the map bottle where you can find more information about hiring and driving electric vehicles in Curaçao. 

More information about D-POINT
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Kris Bouwstra (D-POINT powered by Dynaf) and Lara Melkert   (D-TAP ) announcing the partnership  

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Our Preffered Partners in Curaçao

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Robbin Vogels (Avila Beach Hotel), Yvette Bakker- Kloos (D-Bottle), Robert de Wolf (TUI), Michael de Sola (MCB Bank), Giselle McWilliam (parlementslid), Jetti Kromkamp (Dolphin Suites), Eva Meijer (Morena Eco Resort), Cor Hameete (Carmabi education), Kris Bouwstra (Dynaf), Sabine Berendse (Green Phenix) en Lara Melkert (D-Bottle). 

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By working together we contribute to 9 of the UN Sustainable Development Goals on Curaçao