Water Filter Pros and Cons
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Filter BrandModel NameConsumer Price (US)Lifespan (litres)BacteriaVirusesFlow rate (l/h)l/dmax peopleProsCons
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SawyerMini$20400000yesno000small, cheap, good for emergenciesgood only for personal use, no virus, bags tend to leak
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SawyerPoint 1 All in one$55400000yesno902160540fast, cheap, smallNO VIRUS
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SawyerZero Point Two Bucket$108400,000yesyes28672168not cheap, fast enough, good for many people
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LifeStrawfamily 1.0$5718,000yesyes921654Easy to clean. effective against viruses and bacteria, simple cleaning systemShorter life and slower than Sawyer
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LifeStrawcommunity$35070,000yesyes1228872Good for many people. Good cleaning systemShorter life and slower than sawyer
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LifeStrawMission$10018,000yesyes921654nice hiking filterShorter life and slower than sawyer
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Potters without bordersCeramic Filter$10yesyes24812cheap, supports local industryneed to get a manufacturer set up
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BioSandSand Filter$100yes - dependsyes - depends00fast flow rate, fairly basic componets for DIYcan you really rely on it?
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