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Puriphyte / water purification device for third world


Most of the water purification devices for the third world are still produced by non-third world, and subsequent maintenance and efficiency are also a major problem. This product uses the advantage of aquatic plants which evaporate vigorously, collecting evaporated steam as a water source. Also using local materials and processes to implement the concept of local production. We hope that this product can achieve the advantages of convenient transportation, low cost and maintenance free, so as to popularize the water purification facilities.


National Taiwan University

National Taiwan University
of Science and Technology
Taipei city, Taiwan

Chung-Teng WANG,
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Wei-Hsuan Chen,
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology