"1 in 9 people world wide do not have access to safe and clean drinking water and 443 million school days are lost each year due to water-related diseases."... According to the Water Project
PureLives is a home filter - utilizes unique patented technology that eliminates 99.9% of the waterborne bacteria and viruses that cause human illness and disease. Portapure technology a five-gallon water filtration device, can take dirty water from a lake or stream and turn it into clean, drinkable H20 -- without the need for purification tablets or electricity. The device can provide 3,000-5,000 gallons of drinkable water before it needs a new filter.
PureLives is designed to work either in the home as a filtration unit attached to a faucet or it can be taken to a well or source of groundwater using shoulder straps.