Tulip Siphon Filter

Basic Water Needs

A portable silver-enhanced ceramic water filter.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Tulip® Siphon is a portable water purifier for daily or emergency use and is comprised of a silver enhanced ceramic candle filter (Tulip® or CrystalPur®) with a plastic casing and a siphon mechanism to initiate filtration.

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?"

Local partners in Ethiopia, Zambia, Ecuador and Guatemala. NGOs, commercial networks, national, regional and community entrepreneurs

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

Depending on location, around USD 20.00Interview with manufacturer

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

Household water treatment methods and products available in local market.

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)

Individuals, households

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