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IGS Community Water Filter


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80% of disease in many tropical countries is caused from the consumption of poor drinking water.

The IGS Community Water is the perfect solution for Rural Community drinking water in any country, for the provision of water in compliance to WHO and European standards.

The filters use Dryden Aqua AFM activated filter media, and is fully automatic with no moving parts, controls or valves. The IGS Community Water Filter is the perfect solution to resolve the world’ s drinking water issues in countries such as Africa and India and remote community’ s throughout the world. The IGS Community Water Filter provides a trouble free solution. The equipment will work for decades, with no maintenance except for cleaning and occasional attention.

AIGS Community Water
Simplicity By Design

Simplicity By Design

The great simplicity of the IGS Community Water Filter also means that they are cost effective. IGS Water offers the filter design free of charge under a no cost License Agreement. The License agreement provides security to the client that the manufacturer is working with IGS Water and the equipment has been manufactured and operated in accordance to IGS Water’s specifications, with AFM activated filter media. Local manufacture means lower capital costs, lower transport costs and local technical support.


The IGS Community Water Filter with AFM is a perfect solution for rural community drinking water, as well as any application that requires water treatment to a high standard. AFM is used as a pre-treatment media for desalination systems around the world. The IGS Community Water Filter is directly used as a second class 1 irrigation water, or as a pre-treatment prior to RO membranes. The IGS Community Water Filter can cope with highly polluted water, up to a concentration of 200mg/l suspended solids, or even with oil in water up to 100mg/l from Palm oil processing, fracking and oil industry waste water.

The IGS Community Water Filter with AFM


Model Number IGS Community Water Filter 300 IGS Community Water Filter 600 IGS Community Water Filter 1200 IGS Community Water Filter 1800 IGS Community Water Filter 2200 IGS Community Water Filter 2400 IGS Community Water Filter 3000
Filter diameter mm 300 600 1200 1800 2200 2400 3000
Filter height, m 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Water flow rate, litres/hr 150 560 2250 5000 7500 10,000 15,000
AFM grade 0 mass in kg 100 350 1400 3200 4750 5600 9000
Pump lift from surface, m 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
Pump power kw 0.05 0.1 0.15 0.3 0.5 0.75 1.1

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