Greif PackH2o Water Backpack

David Fischer, CEO of Greif

Greif packH2o Water Backpack – A 5 gallon water backpack designed to assist in transporting water from source to community.

Product description

Greif packH2o Water Backpack – A 5 gallon water backpack designed to assist in transporting water from source to community.

Target region(s)

Initial testing was completed in Haiti, with additional documentation in Kenya and Rwanda.

Distributors/implementing organizations

Greif works closely with NGOS and professional organizations such as USAID, the Clinton Global Initiative, and Habitat for Humanity International to distribute the packs across five continents.

Starting in May 2016, Greif has partnered with Partners for Care to distribute the packs in East Africa.

Market suggested retail price

$10.00 USD donation can provide a family with a packH2o.

$20.00 USD from Amazon.

Competitive landscape
SDG targeted

Goal #6: Clean Water and Sanitation

Target user(s)

NGOs, non profits and professional organizations working in disaster relief and in development. Usually these organizations are the ones that purchase the PackH2o and distribute to the end-user. The end user usually being disaster relief population, kids in need of clean water and women in countries or regions where families must travel long distances (greater than a mile) by foot to retrieve water for their families.

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