Even in an area where there is no power source, this technology can make clean drinking water from raw water such as water obtained from the rivers, lakes, swimming pools, etc.
In our understanding, there is no other similar product in the global market
1. Operated by a bicycle 2) Can provide large amounts of clean water. 3) Movable to any spot 4) Easy operation.
2. Filters consist of microfiltration membrane, hybrid carbon filter and primary filter.
A unit of this technology can produce 5 liters of clean drinking water per minute from raw water. This device unit is fixed at the rear seat of a custom-made bicycle. Users can produce clean water by only working the pedals. No electricity or fuel is required. Raw water used as input can be very dirty, but should not be rotten or gassy. Sea-water is not applicable. Size measurements are W 620 x L 1,780 x H 1,100 mm. The unit weighs 50 kg.
Past record of application
Cycloclean (bicycle-powered water purifier) usage in past 7 years
Used in many cities, condominiums, old-age care homes, laboratories, municipal offices, private enterprises, etc.
Bangladesh: a local assembly company
Indonesia: the leading hamburger restaurant chain
Myanmar: 3 hospitals
The Philippines : an NGO
China : at UN related EVNET
China: exhibited at Shanghai EXPO
China: presented to President Hu Jintao
Thailand : at a private enterprise
Information on patent related to this technology
Inventions regarding Cycloclean are protected under
Japanese Patent No. 3575442,
Chinese Patent No. 173454,
Taiwan Patent No. 159795 and
The U. S. Patent 6641729
|Name||Nippon Basic Co., Ltd.|
|Address||767-2,Shinmaruko-cho,Nakahara-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan|
|Contact person||Mr. Yuichi KATSUURA
|Number of employees||3|
|Date of company foundation||2005|
|The type of business||Water purifying equipment maker|
|Number of employees for international operation(including overseas operation, if any)||2|
|Overseas offices*||Dhaka, Bangladesh||Desh-Bidesh Enterprise|
* Overseas offices of alliance members and/or consortium members are also accepted.
Modality of business transaction
Offering distributorship and patents of Cycloclean
Export of product
Selling products both in Japan and overseas markets targeting BOP business.
Licensing of patent
Offering patents of Cycloclean to prospective assembly makers overseas.
- Prevention & destruction of pollution : Land water