Medentech Ltd.

Aquatabs are water purification tablets used in containers of drinking water.

Product description Brand name and product description

Aquatabs is an individually packaged effervescent tablet that dissolves in minutes when added to water to kill microbes. These tabs are designed to reduce transmission of cholera, typhoid, dysentery, and other water-borne diseases.

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


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

The product is primarily manufactured and sold by Medentech. Partner organisations include CDCUNICEF, various small-scale NGOs and non-profits.

Various online organisations and storefronts distribute the product.

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

Price varies depending on the dosage, distributor and region:

~15 USD (13.75 Euro)Converted on May 2020 for 40 tablets

~12.60 USD (640 PHP)Converted on May 2020 for 100 tablets

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Various: Household Water Treatment, Emergency & Disaster Relief, Peacekeeping & Defense Forces, Travel, Camping & Marine.

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