CycloClean

Nippon Basic Co. Ltd.

Product description Brand name and product description

CycloClean is a point-of-use, bicycle-driven water purification system that relies on a purifying system comprised of four filters attached to the rear seat of the bicycle. The included bicycle enables users to get to areas inaccessible by larger vehicles in cases of disaster/emergency as well as to pedal the pump.

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

Initially Japan, with a goal to reach other Asian countries including India, Myanmar, Thailand and Bangladesh.

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

There is a prototype called the Aquaduct but seemingly no other cycle powered water filters on the market.

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

Households, individuals for emergency use in remote villages and disaster zones Used in many cities, condominiums, old-age care homes, laboratories, municipal offices, private enterprises, etc.

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