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AiKite / Social Enterprise

AiKite is a company based in Indonesia aiming to solve water issues in tin mining communities in Bangka, Indonesia. We produced BankSand, an innovative water filter made from local sand. Our mission is to turn mining wastewater into clean water for people.
AiKite Company produces BankSand water filter. Bank sand has been recognized by the Indonesian Institute of Sciences as an adsorbent (filtration material) that can remove pollutants from tin mining wastewater.

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AiKite

AiKite
Bangka Belitung, Indonesia

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AiKite

AiKite
Yogyakarta, Indonesia