SteriPEN Featured in American Express Essentials
In the News, Ultra, Uncategorized

American Express Essentials Says Every Serious Traveler Should Have A SteriPEN

SteriPEN is included in American Express Essentials list of the top 12 gizmos for serious Travelers. 12 Game Changing Gizmos Every Serious Traveller Needs Travelling is fun, but it can also be a hassle to leave all our creature comforts behind. These innovative products for the habitual wayfarer are here to save the day. SteriPen Ultra […]


Hydro-Photon, Inc. Names Christopher Lussier Vice President of Global Sales

For Immediate Release Julie Atherton JAM Collective 415-839-7546 Blue Hill, ME — Oct 20, 2015 Lussier to lead strategic initiatives to expand travel, emergency preparedness and global outdoor markets Hydro-Photon, Inc. (HPI), makers of industry leading SteriPEN Handheld UV Water Purifiers, today announced the appointment of Christopher J. Lussier as Vice President of Global […]

SteriPEN Classic 3
Classic 3, Product Reviews, Uncategorized

Backpacker Magazine: Classic 3 Gear Review

Backpacker Magazine’s Gear Editor, Kristin Hostetter, tested SteriPEN Classic 3 during a two-week adventure in Nepal. After treating up to 8-liters per day for two weeks, Kristin concludes SteriPEN Classic 3 is a bargain for treating water in the backcountry or questionable water in urban settings.   Download PDF version.

Inga Aksamit Reviews Classic 3

SF International Travel Examiner gives up plastic
to travel with SteriPEN

On a recent adventure in Peru, Inga Aksamit put SteriPEN Classic 3 to the test in the cities and on the trails. In her in-depth review, Inga tells us why she’s chose to skip the plastic water bottles and travel with SteriPEN. Dispense with plastic water bottles with SteriPEN Classic 3: Gear review SteriPEN Classic 3 can […]

SteriPEN FitsAll Filter
Learn, Outdoor, Uncategorized

Is SteriPEN a filter?

We are often asked the question, “Is SteriPEN a filter?” The answer is no. Unlike filters, SteriPEN does not remove anything from the water. Instead, SteriPEN’s UV lamp renders microorganisms that could cause illness harmless (like viruses, giardia, and cryptosporidium). However, SteriPEN offers filter accessories for pre-treating water which is sometimes needed for effective purification. If you’re purifying clear water […]

SteriPEN Ultra UV Water Purifier
Testimonials, Ultra, Uncategorized

The Adventure Junkies multi-day hiking packing list

What to bring: Our multi-day hiking packing list Antonio Cala and Amanda Zeisset, The Adventure Junkies, have been improving and modifying their hiking item list over the years based on their experience and travels around the world. Great to see their perfected hiking item list includes SteriPEN Ultra. Water Treatment System If the trail has access […]