SteriPEN Receives Water Quality Association Gold Seal Certification

Tuesday, 21 July 2009
SteriPEN LogoSteriPEN®, produced by Hydro-Photon, Inc., a leader in handheld water purifiers, is pleased to announce the receipt of the Water Quality Association’s certification for their SteriPEN® UV Water Purifiers.

Founded in 1959, the Water Quality Association (WQA) is a not-for-profit international trade association representing the residential, commercial, industrial, and small community water treatment industry. The WQA Gold Seal is awarded to quality water treatment products that meet or exceed industry standards for performance, capacity and equipment durability. WQA performs third-party testing before awarding the Gold Seal.

SteriPEN® purifiers have been tested and certified by WQA against the US EPA microbiological water purifier standard. The WQA Gold Seal Mark allows consumers to purchase with confidence.

About Hydro-Photon, Inc.
Headquartered in Blue Hill, Maine, USA, Hydro-Photon, Inc. is a world leader in handheld, ultraviolet light water purifiers. The SteriPEN brand sets the standard for fast, light, easy and effective water purification. The SteriPEN product line includes the SteriPEN Classic, Adventurer, Traveler, Protector and Journey. Hydro-Photon is privately held and information about the company, SteriPEN products, dealers, and independent lab test results can be found at

David Johnston

David Johnston

David Johnston has been introducing people to the sport of sea kayaking for the past 15 years. He is a senior instructor trainer with Paddle Canada and teaches for several paddling schools in Ontario, Canada. Full Bio.

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