The 3 gallon (11.3 L) bottle with crown neck and faucet is reusable and recyclable. If you don't want to purchase a water cooler, this is the perfect alternative for you. You can place it on your countertop or with our natural wood stand. Additionally, this is perfect to bring along with you if you are travelling. Perfect for any standard water cooler. For faster water flow, loosen the lid. It is BPA-free.