Tye Works Advanced Hand Wash System

Peter Mattson

The Tye Works Advanced Hand Wash System is a hands-free, portable washing station.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Tye Works Advanced Hand Wash System is a portable tap with a hose and foot pump that is slipped over the rim of a bucket. There is a holder for soap attached to the tap. The end of the hose is connected to a water tank (or other water source) and the user can then make water flow by stepping on the rubber bulb.

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

The Advance Hand Wash System is targeted towards the North American market but it can be applied anywhere. International humanitarian organizations are a growing customer base.Interview with Manufacturer in 2017

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

Tye Works sells the product directly via their website but it is also accessible on retail sites such as Amazon and Etsy.

Implementing organizations include internal humanitarian organizations such as Oxfam America and Samaritans purse.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Primary competitors include the TippyTap and the Mobile Pedaltap.

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)

Target users include individuals and households without access to running water such as campers, people undertaking outdoor activities and people in humanitarian crisis zones.

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