ACI Household Filter

Aqua Clara International (ACI)

Product description Brand name and product description

The ACI Household Filter for drinking water treatment is constructed using local materials and uses an imported hollow membrane technology.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Filters have been distributed in Belize, Cameroon, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Mexico, Mozambique, Nepal, Nicaragua, Peru, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Vietnam, and Zambia.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Filters have been distributed through partner organizations including: Fifth Reformed ChurchMars Hill Church, and World Relief.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The $65correspondence with manufacturer filters are distributed by partner organizations who provide filters by donation or locally established micro-enterprises.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Household water treatment methods and products available in local markets.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service
Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Individuals and households in developing countries.

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