Portable household unit for heating and treating water. Uses only solar energy. No other energy source, no chemicals, spare parts or other supplies required. Treats up to 44 litres of water per day, depending on climate and weather. SVI-10 indicator shows when the water is safe.
In addition to safe water, Solvatten provides warm water for washing, hygiene, cooking, tea etc. Whenever water is exposed to sunshine in Solvatten the water will be heated. Typically replaces 50% of household fuel.
Graphic instructions attached to each unit. With each order one training manual and one large instruction poster (all in English, some other languages available) will be supplied. Other training materials available digitally. Solvatten staff provide one training session via skype for each project.
1 year full warranty against manufacturing defects, on condition the customer has followed the use and care instructions provided. Photos of defects required in the first instance. Customer pays for shipping faulty units to Solvatten AB. Returns not possible.
In addition to safe water, Solvatten provides warm water for washing, hygiene, cooking, tea, etc. Whenever water is exposed to sunshine in Solvatten the water will be heated. Typically replaces 50 percent of household fuel.
51 x 37 x 13 cmEmpty weight 2.75 kgFilled weight 13.1 kg
Holds 11 litres of water
- Uses filtration, UV-disinfection and pasteurisation. Produces water that meets the WHO standard for drinking water.
- Water heated to 55oC when indicator shows green face, and water temperature can reach 75oC.
- Does not remove chemical contamination or treat salty water. Water with turbidity over 40 NTU should be pre-filtered.
Users should attend one training workshop by project leaders. The training manual provides all the information required but Solvatten staff provide one training session via skype to each project. No pre-knowledge or special expertise required by trainers or users.
Maintenance is easily done in the home, with water and readily available materials.