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P&G Water Purification Packet

The P&G Water Purification packet is an easily transportable and simple way to purify water that can be used anywhere in the world.

P&G Water Purification Packet

Primary Function: To produce safe drinking water from contaminated water sources.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Children with lack of access to clean drinking water.

Need Addressed: Water purification

Uniqueness: The P&G Water Purification packet is based on technology similar to municipal water systems in developed countries and quickly turns 10 liters of dirty, potentially deadly water into clean and drinkable water.

Dimensions: Each packet weighs 4 grams

User Requirements: The powdered mixture is added to unpurified water. The dirt and other contaminants (FLOC) will sink to the bottom and the rest of the water can be poured through a cloth into a clean jar. A tutorial is available here.

Resources: www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgwjrvxErKc

Approximate Cost: $14.99/6 packets (treats 60 liters total).

P&G Water Purification Packet

Geographic Coverage: Coverage appears to be broad, but only specifically lists Kenya, Sri Lanka, Uganda.

Distributor: P&G (Proctor & Gamble) and the Children's Safe Drinking Water Program

Primary Contacts: N/A

Languages Spoken: English

Phone Number: 1-800-665-0258

Physical Address: N/A

Website: http://www.csdw.org/csdw/index.shtml

Other Information and Links: None

P&G Water Purification Packet

The P&G Water Purification packet is an easily transportable and simple way to purify water that can be used anywhere in the world.

A Community Enterprise Solutions Group Resource | 2012