Evaptainers EV-8

Evaptainers

Evaptainer EV-8 is a light weight, easy-to-carry, fully portable refrigeration unit that can keep perishables like fruits, vegetables and dairy products fresh in the hot summer months. It requires no electricity to operate and is 100% eco-friendly with absolutely no greenhouse gas emissions. Some prototypes of the product have been tested, the EV-8 is not yet available in the market.

The usage of Evaptainers could be extended in natural disaster situations that regularly inflict the region. In addition to food storage, in post-disaster settings the vessels might also be used to store medical supplies at cooler temperatures without the use of electricity that will most likely be disrupted under such circumstances.

Product description

Evaptainer EV-8 is a light weight, easy-to-carry, fully portable refrigeration unit that can keep perishables like fruits, vegetables and dairy products fresh in the hot summer months. It requires no electricity to operate and is 100% eco-friendly with absolutely no greenhouse gas emissions. Some prototypes of the product have been tested, the EV-8 is not yet available in the market.

The usage of Evaptainers could be extended in natural disaster situations that regularly inflict the region. In addition to food storage, in post-disaster settings the vessels might also be used to store medical supplies at cooler temperatures without the use of electricity that will most likely be disrupted under such circumstances.

Target region(s)

Africa, Morocco and any other developing area where electricity is not available for refrigerators.

Distributors/implementing organizations
Market suggested retail price
Competitive landscape
SDG targeted

Goal 2: achieve food security by reducing food loss

Target user(s)

Untrained individual and households.

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