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Sawyer Mini Water Filter
Sawyer's lightest and most versatile personal water filtration system, the conveniently compact, award-winning, high-performance Sawyer MINI Water Filter is perfect for everything from camping with the kids to traveling abroad where tap and bottled water cannot be trusted.
The versatile MINI attaches to the included drinking pouch, standard disposable water bottles, and hydration packs — and you can drink directly from a water source with the included drinking straw.
Removes 99.99999%* of all bacteria, such as salmonella, cholera, and E.coli. Removes 99.9999%* of all protozoa, such as giardia and cryptosporidium. Removes 100% of microplastics. Filter rated up to 100,000 gallons.
Sawyer Premium Permethrin Insect Repellent
For use on clothing, tents, sleeping bags, and other outdoor gear, Sawyer Permethrin Clothing Insect Repellent not only repels insects, it actually kills mosquitoes, ticks, chiggers, mites, and more than 55 other kinds of insects on contact. Odorless after drying, Permethrin will not stain or damage clothing, fabrics, plastics, finished surfaces, or any of your gear.
Effective against more than 55 kinds of insects — from disease-spreading ticks (Lyme disease) and mosquitoes (West Nile and Zika viruses) to chiggers, spiders, mites, and more. Single application lasts up to 6 weeks or through 6 washings (whichever comes first) of sun exposure. Use Permethrin on clothing by itself or with skin-applied repellents to create the ultimate protective, armor-like insect barrier.
Sawyer Picaridin Insect Repellent
Safe to use on the whole family, Sawyer Picaridin Insect Repellent is highly effective at deterring a wide array of insects and is great for use on both skin and clothing.
The non-greasy Picaridin offers all day protection, has a pleasant low citrus odor, and won’t damage plastics or synthetic coatings. Maximize protection from mosquitoes and ticks by combining Picaridin with Sawyer’s Permethrin insect repellent for clothing and gear.
Lotion repels mosquitoes up to 14 hours; spray repels mosquitoes up to 12 hours. Both lotion and spray repel ticks, flies, gnats, chiggers, and fleas up to 8 hours.
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