Appropriate Technology

Waterborne diseases, cholera, and diarrhoea diseases are major health issues and top causes of death and disease in children in many developing countries.

Ceramic filtration is the use of porous ceramic to filter microbes or other contaminants from drinking water. Since house-hold filters can be made locally by the private sector, they can also provide a source of income in poor communities.

Please see the use of Ceramic Water Purifier (CWP) in Cambodia.

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