Glanris is a filtration medium made from rice husks used for individual and household water treatment.

Product description Brand name and product description

Glanris is a biodegradable water filtration medium. The medium is available for purchase in batches as small as 1m3, as individual filtered bottles, or as filter systems for household use.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Target regions include areas with poor water quality.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

This product is distributed directly from the manufacturer. However, as of 2020, Biopipe is a listed distributor.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

Unknown, prices for the product are attained by contacting the manufacturer directly.

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.


SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Target users include individuals and households with unsafe drinking water. Target buyers include humanitarian organizations and governments.

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