Caminos de Agua Ceramic filters

Dr. Robert Marquez

Ceramic filters by Caminos de Agua are low-cost household filters available in Mexico.

Product description Brand name and product description

Caminos de Agua Ceramic filters purify water through a clay filter with the pore size between 0.6 – 3.0 microns, producing 1 L/hr.

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

Mexico

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Camino de Agua sells the complete system which includes safe water storage for 29.39 USD (525MXN). They also sell the individual filter cartridges to partners who wish to install their own system for 8.96 USD (160MXN).Correspondence with the manufacturer

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

Other ceramic water filters such as the Tunsai (Rabbit) Ceramic Water PurifierCT FlitronCeraMaji, and the Tulip Table Top Filter.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

SDG 6: Clean water and sanitation

 

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

Households and communities

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