Comments for: Blue Hill outdoorsman-inventor paves the way to safe water, any time, anywhere

Posted Dec. 14, 2011, at 4:50 p.m.

The power of the sun inspired one Maine resident to invent the SteriPEN, a handy gizmo that was recently named one of TIME Magazine’s Top 100 All-Time Gadgets, a list of “the greatest and most influential gadgets from 1923 to the present.” The SteriPEN, a compact water purifier, is usually …

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