The award-winning LifeStraw personal water filter & purifier can travel with you anywhere. Weighing under 60 grams and only 23cm long, LifeStraw is ideal for hiking, backpacking, camping, travel, and emergency preparedness. The straw-style filter design lets you turn up to 1,000 liters of contaminated water into safe drinking water, filtering out protozoa and bacteria. LifeStraw personal uses advanced hollow fiber technology - this highly efficient method of filtration requires no chemicals. To use your LifeStraw filter simply place one end of the LifeStraw tube into unfiltered water (a water bottle, river, or even a puddle) and suck clean water through the top of the straw. Follow the instructions provided for your first use. Tried and tested in the harshest conditions LifeStraw technology was originally introduced in 2005 as an emergency response tool to filter water often contaminated following natural disasters. Today, LifeStraw is used in water filtration products around the world. It is ideal for a variety of users outside of the home, including hikers and campers, travellers and for emergency use. From hiking in Nepal, holidaying in Bali to camping locally, LifeStraw offers a lightweight, cost effective and convenient alternative to expensive filters or carrying expensive bottled water.
Features: Lets you drink directly from streams and lakes or from a bottle Uses advanced hollow fiber membrane technology to filter up to 1,000 litres of water to 0.2 microns Removes 99.9% of waterborne bacteria, including E. coli and salmonella Removes 99.9% waterborne protozoa, including Giardia and Cryptosporidium Reduces turbidity (muddiness) No aftertaste: LifeStraw doesn't use iodine or iodinated resin chemicals and is BPA-free Ultralight and portable Requires no electrical power, batteries or replacement parts BPA free and contains no chemicals