Best Emergency Survival Water Filter and Purification

Best Emergency Survival Water Filter and Purification

Safe drinking water is the most essential item on any preppers list and having a means to get it is no longer a problem using an Emergency Survival Water Filter for the purification of contaminated water.
Furthermore, storing water at home is not a problem for most of us - but to get  fresh, clean and, more importantly, safe drinking water in an emergency throws up all sorts of problems.

You can only carry so much bottled water when on the move and if you make the decision for a permanent bug out then the collection and use of emergency water filtration systems becomes the number one concern.

There are several good quality portable survival water filter systems on the market today, made specifically for water purification when on the move.

The selection below review the top portable survival water filter systems that any prepper should consider adding to your bug out bag.

Important factors when choosing the best water filter and water purification system for preppers are:

  • How efficient is the survival water filter
  • Do you need to add any other tablets or filters or sterilisers
  • How quick do the water filter produce drinkable water
  • How much drinkable water will the filter produce
  • How portable is the filter
  • Initial cost of the unit

Considering these facts, take a look at the BEST SURVIVAL WATER FILTER AND PURIFICATION REVIEW

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Katadyn Pocket Water Filter

 50000 ltrs capacity - ideal for long lasting continuous use even under extreme circumstances.

The silver impregnated ceramic element is effective against bacteria and protozoa.

The Katadyn Pocket is the only water filter with a 20 year warranty. 

Includes: Prefilter, bottle clip and carry bag




Lifesaver Systems Limited 4000 UF Bottle, Medium


The Lifesaver system will remove all bacteria, viruses, cysts, parasites, fungi and all other microbiological waterborne pathogens.

All this without the aid of any foul tasting chemicals like iodine or chlorine or the need for any power. 

Complies with all British, US and European Drinking Water Regulations for Microbiological Reduction as tested and certified by the London school of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.


NEW 2014 Eco 100% stainless steel micro purification filter pure water bottle with dustcap 1600 litre

Stainless steel flask style bottle containing a  pure water filter - suitable for drinking from any freshwater source treated or untreated.

 Not for pouring water as system works by mouth suction.
 Removes pathogens and carriers of water-borne disease.

Eco Filter lasts for 1600 litres






Water To Go Filter Bottle System 

Sports sized water - bottle body and cap made from industrial ABS plastic.

Will stop 99.99% of bacteria, pathogens, parasites and viruses - removes chlorine, fluoride and harmful metals.

Filters chemicals and bad tastes leaving clear, clean, safe drinking water on the go.

200 litre capacity



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NEW 2014 Explorer pure water filter bottle - 1600 litre Green with carrier & lanyard

Large capacity 1.0 litre instant use pure water filter bottle removes threat from any freshwater supply removing causes of disease and sickness.

Additionally removes chemicals and compounds in water.

UK forces specification tested additionally at London School Hygiene and Tropical medicine. 





drinksafe water straw



NEW 2014 Drinksafe Waterstraw 700 litre Personal pure water filter

A patented technology ultralight waterstraw filter with closure cap delivers clean safe drinking water wherever you are: Stream, pond, river or hotel iced water.

Removes pathogens including viruses,anthrax, crytosporidium, giardia, E-coli, schistomas and helminths in untreated water.
Filters out chemicals and bad taste making water taste as good as bought bottle water.

Excellent draw rate. Outstanding water delivery to 700 litres -Re use and store and re-use time and time again. Inbuilt anti-bacterial media.


In conclusion, all these filter bottles will work well.

The Katadin filter is by far the most expensive, however you get a whopping 50,000 ltrs of safe water for you money.

The Lifesaver will give a comfortable 4000 litres and also gives you 1.5 ltrs of portable water.

The Water To Go filter bottle is my personal favourite - giving 200 ltrs of safe water per filter in a sports sized bottle.

The DrinkSafe is ideal for on the spot hydration and the perfect for your  EDC.

I hope this article showing, the Best Emergency Survival Water Filter and Purification, has been useful and has helped you in your water filter choice.