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Resources Water is diplomacy and empowerment that requires the participation of communities everywhere to generate compassion and peace.

WATERSTEP EQUIPS AND EMPOWERS PEOPLE TO PROVIDE SAFE WATER SOLUTIONS FOR HEALTHIER COMMUNITIES BY USING A SIMPLE, AFFORDABLE, ADAPTABLE, EFFICIENT, AND ROBUST CHLORINE GENERATOR. MARK HOGG, FOUNDER AND CEO, WATERSTEP

THE IDEA BEHIND Using tools like the M-100 chlorinator, WaterStep actualizes a vision for the future in which: all medical facilities have access to safe water; disaster-relief efforts utilize efficient options other than bottled water; a virtual water company is dependent on people rather than infrastructure; and water education is available via mobile devices. WaterStep is working towards this vision through various projects, such as implementing flood-relief efforts in Pakistan, developing backpacks designed to easily carry the M-100 between communities, and teaching hand-pump repair coupled with sanitation classes in Malawi. Partners as diverse as the United States Southern Command, General Electric, Ivy Technical Institute and Mahindra Satyam are invested in this future through skill-based volunteering that spans their employee network. Sustainable water solutions connect people of all backgrounds, histories and religions to save lives.

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