Katadyn Debuts Hiker Pro Clear

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Minneapolis, Minn. (June 14, 2017) — Katadyn introduces its best-selling Hiker Pro in a new, transparent housing built for quick and efficient use in the backcountry. The lightweight, high-performance microfilter system maintains easy operation and optimized pumping capacity.

“The Katadyn Hiker Pro has long been the status quo for pump microfilter technology,” said Shawn Hostetter, president of Katadyn North America. “The new Hiker Pro operates with the same efficiency as its predecessor while sporting a fresh new look that allows users to see the filtration in action.”

A staple to the backcountry since 2005, the Hiker Pro delivers exceptional flow rate (read: 1 liter/minute), while boasting a number of additional features including quick connect fittings and a cleanable filter protector to extend the filter’s life.

Suitable for clear to extremely dirty water, Katadyn’s trusted technology effectively safely removes microorganisms, bad taste and chemicals through the Hiker Pro’s .2-micron filter. The new Hiker Pro Clear retails for $84.95.

About Katadyn™

Katadyn is the Switzerland-based market leader for portable, personal water treatment systems and products for the outdoor and marine industries. Under the guiding principal, “Making water drinking water,” Katadyn develops and manufactures its portable water filters, desalinators and chemical disinfectants for camping, hiking or global journeys. With Katadyn products, clean drinking water is possible even in remote corners of the globe. As functionally multipurpose as a Swiss army knife, the finely tuned product portfolio offers diverse and personal solutions for water treatment. Still made in Switzerland today, the product line ranges from water filters and tried-and-true Micropur tablets to the smallest manual desalinator for marine applications. One thing all products have in common is the high standard of quality, reliability and easy operation. For that reason, many international aid organizations as well as the military rely on the survival aid and life-saving support from market leader Katadyn. Katadyn is a brand in the Katadyn Group portfolio. www.katadyn.com

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