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Jompy Water Boiler

The Jompy Water Boiler is a lightweight and inexpensive fire top device which sits between cooking pots on an open flame. It enables households to cook a meal while at the same time heating water to temperatures high enough to kill 98% of waterborne bacteria (according to entrants), thereby making it safe to drink or use the water for cooking or bathing.

Jompy Water Boiler

Primary Function: To reduce waterborne diseases by providing social, economic and environmental benefits.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Communities/individuals exposed to water borne diseases.

Need Addressed: Water purification and efficient cooking

Uniqueness: It pasteurizes water stemming from the commonly used, poor water sources, making it safe to drink and thereby reducing death rates and illnesses caused by diarrheal diseases.

Dimensions: 605 grams and 29 cm across

User Requirements: The product can work in any situation whether they are using a 3 stone fire, a jiko, a gas cooker or an efficient cook stove, the Jompy can be altered in size to suit all these conditions. It can also be used with biomass and cow dung. The only energy which is not suitable is electricity

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Approximate Cost: $25-30 USD

Jompy Water Boiler

The Jompy Water Boiler is a lightweight and inexpensive fire top device which sits between cooking pots on an open flame. It enables households to cook a meal while at the same time heating water to temperatures high enough to kill 98% of waterborne bacteria (according to entrants), thereby making it safe to drink or use the water for cooking or bathing.

A Community Enterprise Solutions Group Resource | 2012