Food and water are essential for every living creature in this world, yet the numbers of people not having access to clean drinking water are shocking. Even 780 Million people around the world don’t have access to clean drinking water, which means around 11% of the world’s population. This is the main reason why millions of people are sick due to drinking contaminated water.
The CDC reveals that drinking unsafe water and lack of access to sanitation in third world countries contribute to 88% of deaths due to diarrheal diseases. It should also be mentioned that according to LifeSTraw, young children are dying more from diarrhea than from other serious and life threatening diseases such as AIDS, malaria and measles. As you can see, this situation is terrible and tragic, but fortunately, it will start changing for better due to a new invention.
If you didn’t know, the LifeStra is actually a purification pipe which is 22 cm long and it has the ability to remove 99,9999 percent of waterborne bacteria plus other parasites, such as salmonella, E-coli, campylobacter, vibrio cholerae, psuedomonas aeruginosa, and shigella.
Moreover, this amazing straw has the ability to filter at least 1,000 liters of water and is incredibly simple to use. As you can realize on your own, this new invention if life changing for all those people leaving in third world countries.