Agualogic filters are silver-enhanced ceramic filters that are designed and distributed by Agualogic, a Colombian-based business that is committed to offering solutions for water purification in rural and urban areas. This product eliminates sediments, bacteria and parasites producing drinkable water with a flow rate of 1.5 – 2.0 liters per hour.
Colombia, Panama, Venezuela
SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Market Suggested Retail Price
Target Users (Target Impact Group)
Distributors / Implementing Organizations
Filters are directly distributed by Agualogic throught its multiple channels for customer service. It also has 60 distributers nation-wide in main cities of Colombia.
Agualogic filters are designed and manufactured by Agualogic, a colombian-based company. Units are manufactured in 3 facilities located in Ocaña, Silvania and Pasto. Agualogic uses local materials and allies with artesanal families which fabricate ceramic pots to whom the ceramix pot mix is provided for this. oduction capacity ranges around 4,000 units per month. Interview with representative
Intellectural Property Type
User Provision Model
Agualogic has various channels for customer service. Filters can be requested through the Agualogic webpage, facebook and instagram or directly contacting Agualogic by phone or at their headquarters in Bogotá, Colombia. Agualogic also has 60 distributers in main cities of the country. Interview with representative
Distributions to Date Status
More than 2,900 Agualogic filters have been distributed throghout Colombia since its commercialization in December 2018. Interview with representative
Type of filter
Primary material of construction
Filtering unit contiains clay, activated carbon and colloidal silver. Outside container is made of high density polietylene plastic or carbon steel coated with a color glass.
Colloidal silver and activated carbon
Manufacturer-specified flow rate (L/hr)
1.5 – 2.5 L
Heavy metals and/or arsenic reduction
Maximum recommended influent turbidity level (NTU)
Effluent turbidity levels (NTU)
Manufacturer-specified lifetime volume (L)
Safe water storage integration
Agualogic filters are composed of a ceramic filtering unit (made of clay, activated carbon and colloidal silver) that hangs inside a container equipped with a top and a spigot for the filtered water. In the filtering unit the clay traps sediments, bacteria and parasites. Activated carbon eliminates chlorine, color, smell and taste from water. And Coloidal silver eliminates coliforms, parasites and bacteria present in water, including E. Coli. This unit has a processing capacity of 8 liters, with a filtration rate of 1.5 – 2.5 liters per hour. Approximate dimensions are: 320 mm diameter, 300 mm high and 187 mm base. The outside container has a capacity of 20 liters and can be made of plastic or enamelware. The plastic container is made of high density virgin polietylene with approximate dimention: 445 mm high and 330 mm in diameter. The enamelware outside container is made of carbon steel coated with a color glass cover and comes in different colors. Aproximate dimentions are 420 mm hight and 325 mm diameter.
Technical support for sales, maintenance and repairs is provided throught the different channels Agualogc has for customer service including agualogic’s webpage, call center, headquarters, facebook, instagram and the various distributers it has nation-wide. Interview with representative
The filtering unit must be replaced every 2 years. Other replacements available are stainless steel and plastic spigots.
The lifetime of an Agualogic filtering unit is 2 years; The outside case can last up to 30-40 years if well maintained. The filtering unit comes with a 1-year warranty against damages during transportation. User has 72 hours to report any damage after receiving the filter. Interview with representative
Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters
Agualogic filters are designed to eliminate sediments, bacteria and parasites.
Vetted Performance Status
Complementary Technical Systems
Academic Research and References
Compliance with regulations