WATER

Every Epic Timepiece Sold = 5 Years of Purified Water




Many people in developing countries, including Haitians, collect their drinking water from local rivers and streams that are polluted with trash, waste and chemicals. These unfortunate conditions facilitate the rapid spreading of preventable diseases and sickness throughout the world.


Through the support of our customers, Epic provides clean drinking water to individuals in Haiti through the distribution of water filters. The water filters that Epic distributes are capable of eliminating the following diseases:

* Vibrio Cholerae (causative agent, cholera)
* E-Coli
* Diphtheria
* Cryptosporidium
* Giardia Lamblia
* Cyclospora
* Salmonella Typhil
* Shingella Dysenteria
* Arsenic 3 & 5
* Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
* Taste & Odor
* Aluminum & Lead
* Pesticides & Rodenticides


"Water is a limited natural resource and a public good fundamental for life and health. The human right to water is indispensable for leading a life of human dignity. It is a prerequisite for the realization of other human rights."
-- United Nations Economic and Social Council, November 2002