Clean a five-gallon water container by washing, sanitizing and drying. The process requires just a few minutes, but air-drying to prevent bacterial growth takes overnight. With proper care and cleaning of the bottle, most tap water remains in good condition for up to 90 days.
The number of water bottles in a gallon depends on the size of the water bottle. A gallon is 128 fluid ounces; one must divide 128 by the number of ounces in the water bottle to get the answer.
Amazon.com and eBay.com both carry 5-gallon water bottles. Many brick-and-mortar stores such as Wal-Mart and Home Depot carry the bottles in their stores and online.
The most common and beneficial use for one gallon of water is to drink it. The body needs water every day in order to prevent dehydration. Additional uses include cooking and plant irrigation.
The weight of 1 gallon of pure water at room temperature is 8.329 pounds. The weight varies with temperature, ranging from 8.344 pounds at 32 F, the freezing point, to 7.996 pounds at 212 F, the boiling point. Water is at its heaviest at 39.2 F.
As of 2015, some bottled water companies include Fiji and Dasani. Consumers can also purchase bottled Waiakea Hawaiian volcanic water from Waiakea, Inc. online for home delivery.
Popular bottled water companies include Evian Natural Spring Water, FIJI Natural Artesian Water and Mountain Valley Spring Water. As of 2015, Dasani was the best-selling national brand of bottled water.
There are 128 U.S. fluid ounces in a U.S. gallon of water. Furthermore, there are 160 imperial fluid ounces in an imperial gallon. The U.S. ounce and gallon are used in the United States, while the imperial versions of these units of measurements are used in Britain.
Some ways to sell five-gallon buckets include posting them on an auction site such as eBay.com or a classifieds site such as Craigslist.org or reserving a booth at a local flea market. Depending on the quantity of buckets, it is also possible to create a seller account on Amazon.com to list the prod
While bottled water typically contains an expiration date, it does not actually go bad. However, over time the taste of the water may change due to the plastic bottle's chemicals leaching into the water.