Design Expo Showcase
This water filter, the Bening 1, enables households to purify their well, tap or rain water without the need to boil or use electricity. Each ceramic filter can purify 7000 litres - the consumption for up to 2 years. From Nazava.
SmartLife is a social enterprise that sells pure drinking water and wellness products in low-income communities of Nairobi, Kenya.
This electrochlorinator is packaged with the WATASOL approach, combining health education, technical training, and creation of an economic model based on sodium hypochlorite and chlorinated water production and sales. From Antenna.
Grid-like experience for homes and businesses includes solar hanging lamps, a portable lantern and separate wall switches. From d.light.
This test tube shaped solar light screws on & fits through the mouth of a soda bottle thus converting the bottle into a waterproof solar powered lantern. From The Lightie.
A portable diagnostic aid that enables healthcare workers to perform an accurate respiratory and vitals examination in one minute. From Inspire.
This business model created and supports more than 2,000 rural entrepreneurs who provide socially impactful products to consumers at the base of the pyramid. From Gajam India Private Limited.
This inexpensive latrine uses a simple trap door design that forms a hygienic water seal at the bottom of the pan. It requires less water and provides a more positive user experience. From iDE.
Solar power “business in a box” kit provides the opportunity for small shops to sell solar light at the same price as kerosene. From Karibusolar.
Is is designed to be desirable, durable, affordable and upgradeable to accommodate various income levels; and able to be manufactured and distributed by local businesses. From iDE.
This water filter contains a porous ceramic pot, impregnated with silver nitrate. When filled with untreated water, the water percolates through the ceramic but bacteria are physically blocked and killed by the silver. From iDE.
To char the biomass the cookstove technology was scaled-up to enable an almost continuous charring process and the burning of all synthesis gases. From Sustainable Green Fuel Enterprise.
Software application that takes into account soil testing, crop and season to prescribe the best seed. Entrepreneurs serve farmers in their region in exchange for a small fee. From eKutir and Grammen Intel Social Business.
High-quality, low cost irrigation pumps pull water from depths up to 23 feet (7 meters) and irrigate up to 2 acres a day. They are easily installed, operated and maintained by a farmer with no training or tools. From KickStart.
Internet connected solar kit allows the device to optimise itself, recognise product failures before they happen and facilitate the selling of the product on a long term payment plan. From BBOXX.