Material Sciences, Chemical Sciences


NEERI-ZAR : Instant Water Filter


Material Sciences, Chemical Sciences

Focus Area:

Water Filtration

Social Benefits:

Can be assembled using locally available material , No change in the dissolved mineral concentrations in raw and filtered water , No electric consumption , No wastewater/ sludge is produced.

Developing Agency:

CSIR-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Maharashtra

Technology Readiness Index:

Market Launch

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Brief Description

Description :

Used during emergency conditions such as flood, cyclones etc. when water is highly turbid and has high levels of microorganisms . Provides onsite treatment to available water for potable water supply under above mentioned conditions . Serves as disaster management tool for drinking water supply . Open Source Technology

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