Commonly asked questions, answered by your Bevi Beverage team!
Q: What type of ingredients does Bevi use in its flavors?
A: All Bevi flavors are made of natural ingredients. “Natural” in the context of flavors means that the flavor originated from a natural source and therefore no synthetic raw materials are a part of the formula.
Q: Does Bevi use preservatives?
A: Bevi does not use traditional preservatives (which include but are not limited to sodium benzoate and potassium sorbate). Instead, Bevi uses a natural citrus extract which has been proven to act as an antimicrobial and food preservative.
Don’t forget! Preservatives often get a bad rap, but are used to inhibit the growth of potentially harmful bacteria, yeast and mold.
Q: What is in a Bevi sweetened beverage?
A: Bevi's sweetened flavors are sweetened with either Stevia (0 calories) or with Sugar (containing calories). We never use any high fructose corn syrup in our flavors. Please refer to our flavors page for the most up-to-date information.
Q: Are Bevi beverages sodium free?
A: All Bevi products are sodium free. Our Electrolyte offering contains potassium, calcium and magnesium to keep you hydrated and balanced for anything the day throws at you.
Q: What is the shelf life for bevi flavors?
A: Bevi flavors have an unopened shelf life of 365 days. Once opened, flavors should be consumed within 180 days.
Q: What product certifications does Bevi have? Are your flavors vegan?
A: All Bevi flavors are vegan and therefore contain no animal, dairy, egg, or honey products. Bevi flavors are gluten-free and are also non-GMO. Please refer to our flavors page for the most up-to-date information.
Q: Do Bevi flavors contain allergens?
A: Allergen information is also always displayed on the Bevi’s dispense screen, just click ‘Natural Ingredients’ at the bottom of the screen. Please refer to our flavors page for the most up-to-date information.
Q: What is the pH of a Bevi beverage?
A: Bevi flavors have very low levels of citric acid with beverage pH around 3.5 - 4. There is less than a tenth of a gram of citric acid in a 12 oz. drink.
Q: How much does each 1-gal flavor box weigh?
A: Unsweetened and Stevia sweetened flavors are 8.8 lbs to 9 lbs per box. The sugar sweetened flavors are 10 lbs to 10.5 lbs per box.
Q: Are Bevi flavor boxes recyclable?
A: Yes! Bevi flavor boxes are made of recycled materials and are also recyclable!
Q: Are Bevi flavor bags recyclable?
A: Our current flavor bags are recyclable #7 plastic, please check with your local recycling center to see if it is accepted in your community. Rest assured, we’re working tirelessly behind the scenes to evaluate alternatives that support in maintaining your high quality drinks.
Q: How much plastic is in a Bevi flavor bag?
A: Each Bevi flavor bag uses the same amount of plastic as two 16.9 oz plastic bottles of sparkling water. Plus, each Bevi flavor bag provides approximately 380 - 400 12 oz servings! That means that by using the Bevi, you are actively working to reduce plastic waste! (Servings yield is dependent on flavor strength selected at the time of dispense).