SteriPEN Safe Water System

Posted July 14, 2010, at 8 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 29, 2011, at 12:21 p.m.

Don’t let Montezuma’s revenge get the best of you and your travel plans this summer. Carry SteriPEN’s Safe Water System and never suffer the effects of questionable water again. This handheld water purification system is fast, light, easy and effective. It includes SteriPEN’s Journey LCD purifier, FitsAll Filter and a 1 liter, BPA-free Nalgene bottle.

SteriPEN uses ultraviolet light to purify water in as little as 48 seconds for 0.5 liters or 90 seconds for 1 liter. The technology disrupts the DNA of those nasty critters that can make you sick, destroying more than 99.9 percent of bacteria, protozoa and viruses to leave your water safe for drinking.

Weight: Under 4.5 oz.

Price: $99.95