Globally over 1 Billion people lack access to a source of safe drinking water and sanitation and filtration systems are either too costly or difficult to maintain. We aim to change that.
Kusini Water is a social enterprise that builds water treatment systems from nanotechnology and macadamia nut shells. Our systems bring clean, safe drinking water to people in rural, peri-urban and informal settlements throughout the African continent.
Supporting communities around South Africa is easy with Kusini Water. You can choose to direct your Enterprise Development (ESD) spend for the year to grow and develop Kusini Water technology in communities close to your heart.Sponsor a Site
Completely eliminate plastic from your building (office) by purchasing a Kusini Smart water dispenser; Kusini technology plugs into your water supply, filters it on site and allows for bottling to be onsite in glass; eliminating single-use plastic, oil and carbon emission by eliminating water deliveries.
Clean water helps keep kids in school — less time collecting water for their families means more time in class.
Diseases from dirty water kill more people every year than all forms of violence, including war. Our systems make that a problem of the past.
Being able to use clean, uncontaminated water for crops, bathing and drinking makes living a little easier for everyone.
Clean water and proper toilets at school means teenage girls don’t have to stay home for a week out of every month and miss valuable class time. General hygeine month the community gets better.
Giving water to communities in need isn’t the only impact we create. We host Bootcamps where applicants stand the chance of running their own Kusini Water outlet.
When there is clean, safe drinking water, there is less anxiety and stress about where their next cup of water is coming from.
Become an official Kusini Water Partner and bring life-giving, clean water to communities across South Africa. By becoming an official brand partner, you’ll have access to water account management services, reporting and proof for all water projects funded, and a full library of logos, photos, videos, and stories from the field.Sponsor a Site
Unlike current best practice of Reverse Osmosis our system doesn’t have any waste discharge. It shouldn’t cause further strain on constrained resources such as energy. Widely and vastly tested. We have been running it for the last 10 months and work with the SABS.
Kusini Water filters come to site fully pre-wired and once delivered deployrapidly to give water.
Kusini systems use locally sourcedmacadamia nut shells that areoff-waste, use no electricity and generatezero waste.
All our water systems comply with theSouth African national drinking water Standard (SANS 241:2015) and arecertified by an accredited laboratory. 99.9999% Reduction in disease, debris and dirt.