O.N.E. Coconut Water 100% Natural Fat Free Unflavored(11.2 oz)
O.N.E. Coconut Water begins with young, green coconuts, which contain a nutrient-rich liquid known as coconut water. O.N.E. Coconut Water goes from the coconuts into containers without being reformulated or fortified. O.N.E Coconut Water is a refreshing drink for any time of the day, a fantastic ingredient for a healthy smoothies, and can be used as an alternative to water or juice for mixing with protein powders.
O.N.E. Coconut Water Key Health benefits:
- O.N.E. Coconut Water is excellent for replacing lost electrolytes from exercise or illness
- O.N.E. Coconut Water is an all-natural sports/energy drink
- O.N.E. Coconut Water is a natural isotonic beverage - contains a similar level of electrolytes found in human blood.
- O.N.E. Coconut Water may help promote smoother, more hydrated skin
- O.N.E. Coconut Water is non-allergenic
- O.N.E. Coconut Water is rich in potassium. Potassium helps regulate blood pressure and heart function
- O.N.E. Coconut Water is an effective oral rehydration medium and keeps the body cool.
Did you know?
O.N.E. Coconut Water is the water from inside the young green coconut. The water is extracted from the coconut at approximately seven months, before the meat grows. While the meat of the coconut (from which coconut milk and oils are extracted) is rich in fat and protein; O.N.E. Coconut Water has no fat. O.N.E. Coconut Water is naturally filtered through the dense fibers of the coconut creating a nutritious, pure, and refreshing isotonic beverage. O.N.E. Coconut Water is 100% natural, and has five essential electrolytes (calcium, potassium, phosphorous, magnesium and sodium), more potassium than a banana (15 times the amount of potassium as most sports drinks, without the artificial chemicals found in sports drinks.), no added sugars, no fat, no cholesterol, and no preservatives. Additionally, O.N.E. Coconut Water is a naturally sweet, low calorie, hydrating beverage. Due to proprietary manufacturing processes, O.N.E. Coconut Water never comes into contact with light or oxygen, maintaining its fresh taste and nutrient content. O.N.E. Coconut Water is gently flash pasteurized to protect you from harmful bacteria.
Coconut Water is considered a "universal donor"
In World War II and the Vietnam War, coconut water saved many soldiers' lives. Doctors used coconut water as an intravenous solution to prolong life on the battlefield when IV solutions were in short supply. Coconut water was also injected directly into the blood stream to prevent dehydration.
Coconut Water - An All-Natural Hangover Elixir
Drinking an 11oz Coconut Water has the same short term hydrating power as drinking one liter of water and eating one banana - with less carbohydrates and fat.
"A coconut a day keeps the urologist away"
"A coconut a day keeps the urologist away" has become a motto popular in many parts of the world. Medical research has shown that consumption of coconut water to be effective in dissolving kidney stones.
Coconut Water, a natural alternative to Viagra
Coconut water stimulates and strengthens reproductive functions, especially in males. In a medical study, women in their mid-sixties reported an increase in their libido after drinking coconut water from young green coconuts.
Coconut Water, the "fluid of life"
It is the only potable water available on many small tropical islands.
O.N.E. Questions & Answers
What is the difference between Coconut Milk and Coconut Water?
O.N.E. Coconut Water is simply the water from inside the young, green coconut. It is a clear liquid. Coconut Milk is a white liquid obtained by extracting the juice out of the coconut meat. Coconut milk and coconut water are very different in taste, appearance and nutrient content.
Does it taste like coconut?
O.N.E. Coconut Water has a sweet water taste. It tastes very different from coconut milk which is not as sweet tasting.
Is O.N.E. Coconut Water flavored water?
No, O.N.E. Coconut Water is simply the natural water from inside of a young green coconut. There are no added sugars, water or preservatives in O.N.E. Coconut Water.
Why have I never heard of this before?
For centuries, coconut water has been enjoyed in tropical areas around the world like Brazil, Thailand, the Philippines, and India. However, when you chop off the top of a young green coconut the water begins to oxidize immediately and is only good for approximately 3-5 days. As a result of Tetra Pak and its new technologies, coconut water can now be packaged in the Tetra Pak packaging with a 10 month shelf life.
Is O.N.E. Coconut Water raw?
O.N.E. is not a raw product as our coconut water undergoes a pasteurization process. The extracted coconut water undergoes several filterings before it is taken to the sterilizer, which submits the natural coconut water to a process known as High Temperature Short Time (HTST). This thermal treatment eliminates any microorganisms, leaving the coconut water totally sterile, pure and delicious, just like at harvest time.The pasteurization process does not affect the electrolyte and nutrient profile of the coconut water.
Where are the coconuts from?
O.N.E. coconut plantations are part of the Amazon Rainforest. Specifically, they are in Ananindeua in the Brazilian state of Para.
What is Tetra Pak?
According to a national packaging study conducted by the Boston-based Tellus Institute for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) during the '90s, the Tetra Pak has one of the lowest environmental impacts of any beverage container.
Does it have to be refrigerated?
O.N.E. Coconut Water does not have to be refrigerated, but it is best served chilled.
O.N.E.'s story began in Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2005 when MBA students Rodrigo Veloso and Eric Loudon developed a business plan to brand and launch a line of healthy, natural beverages (coconut water being the first) in the U.S. market. After their business plan won 1st place at the largest Latin American Business Plan competition, Rodrigo and Eric decided to turn their idea into a real business. As the co-founders of One World Enterprises, LLC, Rodrigo and Eric moved to Los Angeles to sell O.N.E. Coconut Water in the highly competitive U.S. beverage industry with the conviction that one day Coconut Water would be a $1 Billion beverage category in the US even though few Americans had ever heard of Coconut Water. To further support their passion the renowned Brazilian business magazine, Exame, (the Business Week of Brazil) named O.N.E. Coconut Water the Fourth Best Business Innovation of Brazil in 2005, ahead of products from Ford, Petrobras and Unilever.
One year later, O.N.E. Coconut Water hit shelves in Southern California. It debuted at Whole Foods Markets in the Summer of 2006 to rave reviews and quickly became the #1 selling alternative beverage in all Southern California Whole Foods Markets. In the office by day and at stores doing demos in the evenings and on weekends, O.N.E.'s CEO, Rodrigo Veloso, and his wife/ business partner, Emilie Fritz Veloso, quickly grew the business while passionately educating everyone they met about the health benefits and delicious taste of O.N.E. Coconut Water. In just one year, O.N.E. established national distribution with the top natural/specialty distributors, a national sales brokerage network and 4,000 points-of-sale in the U.S. and Canada.