Water Bottle (Beer)

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Water Bottle
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Water Bottle
Beer Bottle Beer Bottle
Empty: Water Container
Full: Water
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Empty: 0.1
Full: 0.4
Smashed Bottle
• Water storage
6.25 units
Item ID

A water bottle is an essential water containing item in Project Zomboid.


The empty bottle is the resulting product after consuming/emptying a beer bottle (or water). It can be refilled at any water source.


The empty bottle can be used as a component in crafting.

Product Ingredients Tools Requirements Workstation XP
Smashed Bottle
One of:
WineEmpty.png Empty Bottle (disambiguation) ×1
Wine2Empty.png Empty Bottle (disambiguation) ×1
WhiskeyEmpty.png Empty Bottle (disambiguation) ×1
BeerBottle.png Empty Bottle (disambiguation) ×1
none none none none


Empty bottles can be found on a zombie corpse or in a garbage bins. The loot distributions can be found in the table(s) below.

BeerEmpty distribution Show / Hide
Effective chance calculations are based off of default loot settings, and median zombie density. The higher the density of zombies in an area, the higher the effective chance of an item spawning. Chance is also influenced by the lucky and unlucky traits.
Building/Room Container Effective chance
all bin 3.98%
bar bin 23.28%
bar bin 41.14%
barkitchen bin 23.28%
barkitchen bin 41.14%
barstorage bin 23.28%
barstorage bin 41.14%
beergarden bin 23.28%
beergarden bin 41.14%
brewery crate 23.28%
brewery crate 41.14%
brewery crate 76.55%
brewery laundrydryerbasic 23.28%
brewery laundrydryerbasic 41.14%
brewery laundrydryerbasic 76.55%
brewery metal_shelves 23.28%
brewery metal_shelves 41.14%
brewery metal_shelves 76.55%
brewerystorage crate 23.28%
brewerystorage crate 41.14%
brewerystorage crate 76.55%
brewerystorage laundrydryerbasic 23.28%
brewerystorage laundrydryerbasic 41.14%
brewerystorage laundrydryerbasic 76.55%
brewerystorage metal_shelves 23.28%
brewerystorage metal_shelves 41.14%
brewerystorage metal_shelves 76.55%
garagestorage crate 23.28%
garagestorage crate 41.14%
garagestorage crate 76.55%
motelroomoccupied bin 3.98%


Code icon.png Code snippet! This section contains source code from Project ZomboidShow / Hide

BeerBottle.png Water Bottle
Source: ProjectZomboid\media\scripts\items_food.txt

Retrieved: Build 41.78.16
item BeerWaterFull
		DisplayName = Water Bottle,
		DisplayCategory = Water,
		Type = Drainable,
		Weight = 0.4,
		Icon = BeerBottle,
		CanStoreWater = TRUE,
		FillFromDispenserSound = GetWaterFromDispenserGlass,
		FillFromTapSound = GetWaterFromTapGlass,
		IsCookable = TRUE,
		IsWaterSource = TRUE,
		ReplaceOnDeplete = BeerEmpty,
		ReplaceOnUseOn = WaterSource-BeerWaterFull,
		UseDelta = 0.16,
		UseWhileEquipped = FALSE,
		CustomEatSound = DrinkingFromBottleGlass,
		StaticModel = BeerBottle,
		WorldStaticModel = BeerBottle,

BeerBottle.png Empty Bottle
Source: ProjectZomboid\media\scripts\items.txt

Retrieved: Build 41.78.16
item BeerEmpty
        DisplayCategory = WaterContainer,
        Weight	=	0.1,
        CanStoreWater = TRUE,
        Type	=	Normal,
        DisplayName	=	Empty Bottle,
        ReplaceOnUseOn	=	WaterSource-BeerWaterFull,
        Icon	=	BeerBottle,
        StaticModel = BeerBottle,
        WorldStaticModel = BeerBottle,

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