October 22, 2016

LifeStraw – Review

July 15, 2013 aptprepper 30

I received some samples of the LifeStraw for review and giveaway. What is LifeStraw?  The LifeStraw is a portable method to filter and purify water.  It uses a hollow-fiber membrane to remove bacteria and turbidity. There are no chemicals, iodine, or moving parts. It’s ultralight and inexpensive enough to keep in your backpack for hiking, backpacking, camping or in case of emergencies. Each LifeStraw will purify up to 1,000 liters or 264 gallons. Once it reaches this limit, you can […]

Just Go with the Flow

January 27, 2012 aptprepper 6

After months of advising my relatives to get a water filtration system, one of the families finally decided to purchase one.  I had told them about the Berkey, and they thought this is what they purchased.  Well… not really. From what the family member told me, the booth at the trade show they attended had two filtration systems side by side: 1-  the clear Berkey Light, with the red food dye in the canister above, being filtered clear into the […]