The Ministry of Environment and Water of Ecuador
(MAAE) by way of resolution No. 2018-090 issued
December 10, 2020, has granted Rainforest del Ecuador
a concession for the capture and use of mineral water
at a rate of 1.2 l/s. This resource is earmarked for
The water catchment site is located in Tungurahua
Province, Ambato Canton, in the Chimborazo Wildlife
Reserve. The origins of this water source is the
meltwater from the glaciers covering the peak of the
Chimborazo Volcano, the largest mountain in Ecuador
and considered the closest point on Earth to the Sun.
The designs for the catchment site infrastructure of the “Aqua Luna” aquifer and the water bottling
plant have begun. This project totals USD 4 million, and according to the company’s plans, the plant
will be operational by the end of September 2021.
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