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 Classic 3 Field Testing
Classic 3, Product Reviews, Uncategorized

Backpacking Light reviewer gives Classic 3 the green light

Australian Research Scientist, Roger Caffin, has been hitting the trails throughout his life and in recent years, searching for the best light-weight gear to add to his pack. After field testing SteriPEN Classic 3, Caffin shared his experience with the Backpacking Light community.   SteriPEN Classic 3: Spotlite Review SteriPEN has heeded our pleas and […]

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Outdoor, Product Reviews, Travel, Uncategorized

SteriPEN Ultra is a must-have for backpacker & travelers says Active Gear Review

ActiveGearReview.com tests and reviews products they would be interested in purchasing to provide outdoor and athletic enthusiasts useful information on the gear they are considering for future outings.  SteriPEN Ultra Review SteriPEN Ultra Overview The SteriPEN Ultra is a fantastic water purification device that works easily, effectively, and is compact enough to fit in any pack. Thanks to […]

SteriPEN Freedom - Recipient of the American Alpine Institute Guides' Choice Award
Testimonials, Uncategorized

Yahoo Travel Experts Recommend SteriPEN

Jarryd Salem and Alesha Bradford travel 365 days a year and advocate “sustainable tourism.” Those of us who travel less frequently can learn a lot about the actions we can take to become more responsible travelers.   10 Ways to Be a Responsible Traveler # 5. Minimize your waste. Waste management can be a major issue in developing countries, […]

SteriPEN Ultra
Testimonials, Ultra, Uncategorized

About.com Adventure and Outdoor
Travel Expert Endorses SteriPEN Ultra

Kraig Becker, Adventure and Outdoor Travel Expert, names five high tech pieces tools that should be on the adventurer traveler’s essential gear list.   5 Pieces of Tech Gear Every Adventure Traveler Should Own SteriPen Ultra UV Water Purifier As adventure travelers we often find ourselves visiting developing nations, which often struggle to provide clean drinking water […]

Premium SteriPEN
Press Release, Uncategorized

Introducing SteriPEN Premium Lamp Life Pledge

Contact: Julie Lord Hydro-Photon, Inc. Phone: 207-374-4505 Email: Julie@steripen.com SteriPEN – The water purifier that provides unlimited treatments Blue Hill, Maine, May 4, 2015 – Hydro-Photon, Inc. (HPI) is excited to announce the SteriPEN Premium Lamp Life Pledge. The Premium Lamp Life Pledge offers SteriPEN customers an unlimited number of water treatments. When a customer registers […]