Recognising the importance of safe water supplies as a basic human right, LifeStraw is a portable water purification tool that cleanses surface water making it safe for human consumption. LifeStraw is a preventative tool against the transmission of waterborne diseases such as typhoid, cholera, dysentry and diarrhoea. LifeStraw personal is a registered trademark of Vestergaard S.A. Switzerland.

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Regions / countries / territories

Africa: Ghana; Kenya; Nigeria; South Africa Americas: Brazil; United States Asia: India; Vietnam Europe: Switzerland

Global issues

Water and related ecosystems

Goods categories

Agriculture, aquaculture & forestry