Search

Co-Life Water Purification System

About

Low cost water filtration system intended for use in low-infrastructure environments

Co-Life is a portable water filter system for use in low-infrastructure environments. Using common, easy to find objects such as the soft drink bottles and a bicycle pump, Co-Life creates a simple and efficient system for purifying water. Pressure provided by the bicycle pump compresses water in the “dirty” half of the unit, forcing it through a low-cost ceramic filter that removes harmful microbes and bacteria. This filtered water is then collected in Co-Life’s “clean” side. The device is designed to provide easy access to its interior for fast cleaning and filter replacement. By repurposing harmful waste to provide clean water, the Co-Life Water Purification System makes use of scarcity to stimulate innovation in sustainable, universal design.


Similiar Projects

The Portable Kitchen Hood

The Portable Kitchen Hood

Portable kitchen

ECAL, Lausanne University of Art and Design

Portable Kitchen Hood for cooking, related to ventilation, small houses, etc

Bento Lab

Bento Lab

Health and Well-being

At home bio engineering kit

TetraPOT

TetraPOT

Sustainability

National Cheng Kung University

A greener alternative to concrete coastal defences