LifeStraw Family 1.0

Vestergaard Frandsen

A family-sized household water filtration unit.

Product description Brand name and product description

LifeStraw® Family 1.0 is a high-volume, point-of-use water purifier for use in homes without access to clean water from municipal sources. It helps prevent often deadly waterborne diseases for families in developing countries and is effective in emergency settings following natural disasters which can contaminate 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?"

Vestergaard-Frandsen with partners such as The Carter Center, Malaria no More, Roll Back malaria, United Nations Foundation and World Vision.

The LifeStraw Family 1.0 filter can also be purchased under the name “LifeStraw Family” from LifeStraw, Amazon, and other distributors.

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

Available online at Amazon  for 69.95 USD, on Lifestraw for 69.09, Walmart for 74.95 USD, amongst others.

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)

Households without access to clean water from municipal sources.

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