Water bottles are apart of American Culture. One see’s millions of people walking around with a simple plastic bottle containing water. This helps Americans stay hydrated throughout the day. People desire to carry around water bottles for many different reasons. One reason is the simple fact that it is a convenience to have a water bottle. When driving, sitting in a lecture, or simply walking around outside, people are able to have a small lightweight water bottle to drink from, as to not disrupt there task at hand.
Another reason people use water bottles is to keep up with the times. Millions of people walk around with identical looking water bottles or brands of water. It is almost a sign of uniformity. The fact that some people walk around with water bottles means that maybe that individual should walk around with one as well. It gives people the sense of belonging, especially in a large crowd. No one wants to be the odd one out!
One other reason is for sanitary issues. People feel healthier when they are drinking from the same water bottle. Growing up as a child my parents would always say do not drink from the water fountain that is how you will get sick. So having individual water bottles limits the amount of germs that are spread especially during the winter. When people are sick constantly. These are only some of the reasons that people desire to carry around water bottles.