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Water Filtration Bags

If you prefer you can order by phone: 01433 651013 9:00am - 5:30pm 7 days
Hitch n Hike Ltd, Hope Road, Bamford, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 0AH, UK.
The best products and high level of service, with fair and stable prices, all of the time

Main Menu » Outdoor » Hydration » Water Filtration & Purification » Water Filtration Bags

Millbank Type Water Filtration Bag Millbank Type Water Filtration Bag
Works on gravity - simply soak, hang up and keep topping up with water - no pump to clog up, simply turn inside out and backwash.

Chemical free
Virtually maintenance free
No usage limits
Very light and compact
No moving parts
Not effective against Cryptosporidium
Not effective against Gardia
Not effective against other protozoa
Not effective against bacteria
Not effective against viruses
Effective against particulates
Not effective against chemicals/toxins


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Water purification and filtration systems are precautionary and DO NOT provide a 100% safeguard against infection or poisoning. However, if the correct type is selected for the environment you are going to be in, and you use them correctly, they can be highly effective. The "" and "" bullet points should only be treated as a very rough guide. Always study the manufacturers specifications, instructions and test information in detail.
Cryptosporidium:A waterborne micro-organism (protozoa) that causes gastrointestinal illness including diarrhea and vomiting. Found in surface water sources like rivers, reservoirs, lakes and ponds.
Giardia:Giardia lamblia: A microorganism (protozoa), sometimes found in drinking water, which can cause diarrhea, cramps, and illness. Found in surface water sources like rivers, reservoirs, lakes and ponds.
Virus:Extremely tiny micro-organisms, often pathogenic, that reproduce within the cells of a host organism. Viruses are usually found in human and animal waste and are spread through contaminated water.
Bacteria:A Single-cell organism with no nucleus. Found in all living things and in all environments, some causing disease.
Parasite:An organism that lives on, or in, another "host" organism.
Pathogen:Organisms that trigger acute or chronic disease. Bacteria, viruses, and parasites are common pathogens.
Protozoa:Single cell organisms with a neuclius often found in water. Protozoa may be parasitic and some, like Giardia and Cryptosporidium, are pathogenic.
Particulates:Small, solid particles suspended in water.
Effective:Means something has an effect, but not necessarily 100%

PRODUCT AVAILABILITY: We source many of our products from very small manufacturers who don't have registered bar codes. Although technically possible it is impractical for us to operate an automated stock control system. We would be working for the machine rather than the machine working for us and there aren't enough hours in the day to do it. However, it is rare for us to be out of stock of anything and we do our best keep our site updated accordingly. If we know we're out of stock of something we remove the "add" button or put a note against the item. In the rare event we sell out of something between web site updates or we miss something, we would let you know, giving you the choice of keeping the item on order or cancelling. If you would like to check availability of an item prior to ordering either give us a call or drop us a line by email. E:

YOUR SECURITY: We use the SellerDeck Payments System powered by CreditCall. This is 100% PCI DSS compliant and 3D secure. Actinic Payments meets all current banking security standards including PCI DSS, which is now a requirement for all UK businesses to accept credit card and debit card payments. It also supports anti-fraud options such as AVS, CV2 and 3D Secure. Your card details are not held anywhere in our system.

WHO ARE WE? We are an independent specialist company based in Bamford, Derbyshire and we've been trading since 1984.

HIGHLANDS & ISLANDS: Some remote areas and islands may be subject to additional delivery costs, requirements or restraints, depending on the size and weight of the item ordered. If you place an order and this is the case we would contact you to discuss options / additional costs. We will always do our best to find a way but if we can't we may have to cancel the order. If you'd like us to check first just give us a call.

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Delivery Charges
(based on order value)
up to 10 = 3.95
10 to 30 = 4.95
over 30 = free


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