We’re big fans of the Sawyer Squeeze Mini Water Filter, so I was excited to see Sawyer announce an even more minimal version, the Micro Squeeze Filter. As its name suggests, it’s smaller and lighter than the other Sawyer Squeeze filters, which should make it more convenient to pack and carry in an ultralight bikepacking setup. As with the Mini version, the Micro Squeeze filter boasts the same impressive 100,000 gallon lifespan as well.
Read the full article by Logan Watts here.
May 6, 2022
Outdoor Life: Do You Really Need a Water Filter for Backpacking and Mountain Hunting?
Fresh drinking water is essential. This water filtration system ensures you will never run out as long as there is a nearby natural water source. It can filter out bacteria, protozoa and microplastics.
Faster and more efficient than pumping or waiting for chemical treatments, the Sawyer Squeeze System offers on-the-go hydration at a good flow. This product is long-lasting, affordable, reliable, cleanable, and very user-friendly.
But Sawyer was way ahead of me — 15 years ahead, to be precise. In 2008, the brand started its Clean Water for All initiative, which provides Sawyer filters to developing countries around the world. And the company spends 90% of its profits funding it.