LifeStraw® has been fabricated by Vestergaard®, a Switzerland-based company specializing in disease control products for developing nations. Vestergaard® is dedicated to improving the wellbeing of vulnerable individuals, many of whom reside in developing countries. Through cheap, highly effective technology, Vestergaard® plans to bring about a healthier, more sustainable world by fighting malaria, diarrheal diseases and neglected tropical diseases. Additional company initiatives are concentrated on increasing HIV testing, mitigating climate change and improving food safety.
The personal version of LifeStraw® continues to be deployed after virtually every natural disaster since 2005, and the household version is that the backbone of this LifeStraw® Carbon for Water™ effort in Kenya. This is actually the world's largest privately funded household water program, providing more than 4.5 million Kenyans with sustainable access to safe and clean drinking water. LifeStraw® Guinea Worm was instrumental in the near eradication of Guinea worm disease. LifeStraw® Community, for schools, health facilities, workplaces and community setting, delivers 70,000-100,000 minutes of secure drinkingw ater within its lifetime.
For every LifeStraw® water filter sold, a kid in Africa receives sterile drinking water for an entire school year, thanks to the contribution efforts of the North American distributor, Eartheasy. When you purchase any type of LifeStraw® filter, Eartheasy uses part of the capital to contribute LifeStraw® Community institutional water heaters to colleges in Africa. LifeStraw® Community is especially designed to deliver clean, safe water for school kids by removing waterborne pathogens generally present in source water.
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