Proven Effective

SteriPEN’s effectiveness has been well established in a wide range of tests conducted by certified independent laboratories and test facilities across the U.S. and Canada. These rigorous tests prove that SteriPEN exceeds the standard set forth in the U.S. EPA Guide Standard and Protocol for Testing Microbiological Water Purifiers.  SteriPEN products have also been ceritifed as safe and effective by the Water Quality Association.

& L Laboratory
Auburn, Maine
October 26, 2010
SteriPEN Sidewinder meets the requirements of U.S.E.P.A. Protocol for Testing Microbiological Water Purifiers.

A & L Laboratory
Auburn, Maine
May 21, 2008
SteriPEN meets the requirements of NSF International P248 Protocol for Emergency Military Operations Microbiological Water Purifiers for 3 Liter Hydration Bladders.

A & L Laboratory
Auburn, Maine
May 12, 2008
SteriPEN meets the requirements of NSF International P248 Protocol for Emergency Military Operations Microbiological Water Purifiers for 1 Liter Canteens.

A & L Laboratory
Auburn, Maine
April 4, 2007
SteriPEN is effective when used in different-sized containers.

A & L Laboratory
Auburn, Maine
April 27, 2007
Agitating or stirring water at different speeds does not impact SteriPEN’s effectiveness.

A & L Laboratory
April 9, 2007
SteriPEN meets the requirements set forth by the U.S.E.P.A. for the inactivation of bacterial and viral contaminants in drinking water.

A & L Laboratory
Auburn, Maine
May 11, 2007
SteriPEN meets the requirements set forth by the U.S.E.P.A. for the inactivation of bacterial and viral contaminants at volumes of 1.5 and 2.0 liters.

American Water Works Association
2000
A general paper on the effectiveness of UV light in destroying Cryptosporidium and Giardia

Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland, Oregon
June 29, 1999
SteriPEN prevents Cryptosporidium infections in Mice.

Ryerson University
Toronto, Ontario
Winter 2005
SteriPEN outperforms the competition in eliminating Cryptosporidium from water samples.

University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona
May 4, 2001
SteriPEN complies with the EPA criteria for bacteria and virus reduction.

University of Maine
Orono, Maine
September 12, 2002
SteriPEN’s performance substantially exceeds the EPA’s minimum guidelines for destroying bacteria, viruses and protozoan cysts.

University of Maine
Orono, Maine
November 1, 2000
SteriPEN substantially exceeds the EPA’s minimum standards for removal/inactivation of bacteria, viruses and protozoan cysts.

University of Maine
Orono, Maine
February 18, 2005
SteriPEN and SteriPEN filter together kill over 99.9999% of e. coli

University of Maine
Orono, Maine
August 14, 2001
Testing on naturally occurring turbid stream water samples indicates that SteriPEN is a very effective anti microbial device.

University of Southern Maine
Portland, Maine
July 24, 2008
SteriPEN meets the requirements of NSF International Protocol P248, Emergency Military Operations Microbiological for 1 Liter Hydration Bladders.

University of Southern Maine
Portland, Maine
July 24, 2008
SteriPEN meets NSF requirements for purifying 3 liter military hydration bladders.

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