Pure Water Phone Box
The Pure Water Box is a portable water purification device for natural disasters or emergencies.
The Pure Water Phone Box is a small and lightweight, portable water purification unit produced by Waterologies. The product removes 99.9% of bacteria and 100% of turbidity to purify surface water. The product is chemical-free and can be powered by a USB power bank or smartphone.
There are three versions of the product available.
- Pure Water Phone Box 50 – Capable of 50 L/hr
- Pure Water Phone Box 100 – Capable of 100 L/hr
- Pure Water Phone Backpack – Capable of up to 150 L/hr
This product is distributed by Waterologies.
Additional filters are distributed by Waterologies suppliers.
330 – 1250 USD (299 – 1135 EUR) Converted May 2020
Primary competitors include the Lifestraw Family 1.0, Lifestraw Family 2.0, Aquafilter Family, Sawyer Point ZeroTwo Water Purifier, and the Grifaid Family Filter.
Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation
Target users include populations affected by natural disasters or emergencies, humanitarian organizations, people engaging in long outdoor expeditions, and households with wells.
This product is mass-manufactured by Waterologies.
Patented with a world priority and two utility models.
Users can obtain the product by contacting the manufacturer.
Is this filter designed for individual, household, or community use?
Manufacturer-specified flow rate (L/hr)
Laboratory-evaluated log scale removal rate of bacteria
Does the system use microfiltration, ultrafiltration, nanofiltration, or reverse osmosis?
Laboratory-evaluated log scale removal rate of viruses
Laboratory-evaluated log scale removal rate of protozoa
Reduction levels of heavy metals and/or arsenic through this treatment system
Manufacturer-specified maximum level of inlet turbidity (NTU)
Range or value of outlet turbidity levels (NTU)
Description of materials of construction
Is there safe water storage integrated into this product?
What is the total number of liters that is recommended can be filtered?
The product is made from Aluminium and is chemical and toxic-free. The pump is connected to a power bank or smartphone, and submerged in the surface water source. The pump tube is connected to the inlet hole in the filter box which purifies and discharges the purified water from the outlet pipe.
Pure Water Phone Box 50/100 Weight: 0.7 – 1.2 kg
Pure Water Phone Backpack Weight: 1.5 kg
Power Bank: 3800 mAh, 12 v DC or 6500 mAh, 12 v DC
Smartphone micro-USB connector and type C connector adapter
The product does not have a specified life-cycle, the manufacturer guarantees the ultra-filtration membranes produce at least 500,000 gallons (2,273,045 L) for a design life of 2 years and a battery for 500 – 1,400 life-cycles.
The manufacturer specifies the ultra-filtration membrane produces 1 million gallons (4,546,090 L), a pump life of 2000 hours, removal of 99.9% of bacteria and 100% of turbidity in water.
The product must be cleaned before each use.
The product can be powered by either a portable power bank or a smartphone.
The filters are certified by the NGS, EPS and CE.
This product was fully funded on Kickstarter in 2018.
In context photographs (0)
You can use the form below to contribute a photo of this product.
In context files & documents (0)
Feedback from users, customers & distributors
Please let us know your experience in using this product through comments below.