Aqua Direct's water sources

Our sources

Aqua Direct have two registered mineral and spring water sources situated in rural Staffordshire.

  • Elmhurst Spring has a yield of 6 million litres of spring water per day.
  • Maple Brook has a yield of 6 million litres of spring water per day.
  • Both sources are from boreholes sunk into Triassic stone aquifers up to 250 meters deep ensuring the best quality naturally filtered spring water.
  • They both have proven stability for over 80 years and have protected outcrops.
  • Our sources are on a highly secured site which is manned 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Both sources fully meet EU regulations and legislation for natural mineral and spring water.

Typical analysis at source mg / litre

  • Calcium (Ca) 37
  • Magnesium (Mg) 11
  • Potassium (K) 2
  • Sodium (Na) 7
  • Chloride (Cl) 11
  • Sulphate (SO4) 11
  • Nitrate (NO3) 4.7
  • Bicarbonate 155
  • pH 7.7
  • Dry residue at 180°C 179

Geology of Aqua Direct boreholes


Geology diagram link

About us



We are situated in the heart of England and have an unrivalled wealth of experience and expertise in the management and delivery of spring and chlorinated
drinking water.

Our service promise:

  • Quality
  • Flexibility
  • Expertise
  • Continuous improvement
  • Customer communication

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Aqua Direct, the UK's no.1 supplier of bulk spring water