Bringing Clean Water to the World's Poorest Regions
May 13, 2011
Lack of access to safe drinking water is a global crisis, with about a billion people worldwide lacking access. Ashok Gadgil's and Vikas Garud's UV water disinfection device offers a cost-effective, easy to use solution for water purification. The low maintenance system can be implemented in even the most remote areas of the world.
Ashok Gadgil and Vikas Garud are nominated in the Non-European category.