CTI Water Chlorinator

Compatible Technology International (CTI)

A flow-through system that feeds chlorine doses into passing water.

Product description Brand name and product description

The CTI Water Chlorinator is a non-electrical water disinfectant system that was designed for communities with gravity supply water systems. The Water Chlorinator attaches to a gravity-fed water tank, delivering a controlled dosage of chlorine to a community’s water tank. The chlorine kills most disease-causing pathogens, making the water safe to drink.

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

Nicaragua and Central America

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

CTI in partners with Emerging Opportunities for Sustainability (EOS) International and with Self Help International (SHI) in Nicaragua.

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

Chlorinator unit can be built and installed for about USD200, and average cost of chlorine tablets is USD3 – USD10 per month depending on the size of the population served.

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

Other chlorine dispensing units such as the Lotus Water chlorine dosing device and the Zimba automatic chlorine dispenser.

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)

Communities with small scale gravity-fed distribution systems.

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