SOLVATTEN belongs to an exceptionally small group of water treatment systems that can treat bacteria, viruses and parasites at highly protective levels. Chlorine and most filters for instance cannot reach the highly protective level set in WHO guidelines for safe drinking water.

SOLVATTEN offers protection for soil-transmitted helminths
Parasitic and intestinal worms affect billions of people worldwide. Soil-transmitted helminths – which include hookworm, roundworms and whipworms – have been recognized as an important public health problem in many developing countries. 

Those suffering from a hookworm infection often suffer from both nutritional deficiency and anaemia. Improving hygiene with safe, warm water is an effective way to prevent soil-transmittable diseases.

Continue reading about the relevance of safe, warm water.