Purifier wins award
Seattle-based Mountain Safety Research announced that its MSR® MIOX® purifier was selected the “Grand Award Winner for General Innovation?? by Popular Science Magazine in the December “Best of What’s New?? issue. The purifier is described as “an amazing 3.5-ounce Magic Marker-size tool that uses water, salt and batteries to purify drinking water. It’s powerful enough to neutralize even the nastiest bacteria, pathogens, and chemicals: E. coli, Giardia, Cryptosporidium, anthrax, plague, VX nerve gas and others.