Jal-TARA Water Filters

Development Alternatives, New Delhi

The Jal-TARA Water Filter is a community-sized biosand filtration system in India.

Product description Brand name and product description

Jal-TARA Water Filter is a community-level biosand filtration system designed to remove pathogens and turbidity from drinking water.

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


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

TARA Technology and Action for Rural Advancement (TARAenviro) or TARAlife Sustainability Solutions Pvt Ltd.

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

2900 USD (excluding tax and freight charges) Interview with representative

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

Community water filter systems like Safex Aqua, Tech-JAL etc.

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)
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