Water One Inc: Premium Bottled Water

  • Our full range of portable purifiers and mobile purification systems provide a versatile, flexible tool kit of options and solutions for a variety of circumstances, including first response to natural and environmental disasters.
  • All of our products and systems employ our proprietary media, ViroBac™, extensively tested for over 20 years by independent laboratories to ensure the safe, complete elimination of bacteria, viruses, algae, spores, cholera and protozoa. World Solutions' vision extends beyond our commitment to addressing the global challenge of providing clean water to everyone.
  • From our pocket-sized, reusable water purification straw, to our mobile water purification trailers that can purify water at rates up to 20 gallons per minute, Water One’s innovative products and systems deliver safe, good-tasting water from almost any water source. Ideal for remote, hard-to-reach areas, Water One’s portable purifiers and mobile systems quickly and easily transform contaminated or questionable water into reliable drinking water. Within minutes of arrival and set-up, our systems can produce clean water on demand. Our portable purifiers require no power source and some of our mobile systems can be powered by solar energy.
  • All our mobile purification systems are reliable, easy to operate and simple to maintain. Our purification trailers can produce up to 700,000 gallons of drinking water before refreshing the media. That’s the equivalent of over 5 million, 0.5 Ltr, bottles of water, without the plastic bottles. Best of all, they produce high-quality drinking water for just a penny per gallon, and without the freight cost and carbon footprint of shipping bottled water.
  • Frequently Asked Questions

Regardless of your specific needs and requirements, our purification systems can be tailored for unique situations, unusual water sources, larger production capacities or customized structural configurations.

Our relationship with our partners means we also are committed to your cause. All of our products can be branded with your logo and message, and we can even graphically depict your story on our larger mobile units. Our tools are available to help you communicate to the world the effectiveness of our products and systems for your specific needs, using a variety of media to reach your target audience.

Both units can be configured to produce up to 20,000 gallons per day (75,708 L/day) at a cost of only 1 cent per gallon. Turn-key and simple to operate, they produce clean, safe, great tasting water within minutes of arrival, from even the most difficult water sources. Each trailer can produce up to 700,000 gallons (2,649,788 L) of drinking water before refreshing the media. That's the equivalent of over 5 million, 0.5L bottles of water with a cost of more than $1.1 million dollars (not including freight), and without the associated carbon footprint.

Only Water One Has ViroBac™

ViroBac™, our proprietary media, disinfects on contact and instantly kills 99.99% of bacteria and 99.7% of viruses. Engineered in combination with ultraviolet light, absolute-micron filtration, and precise capacity metering, Water One Mobile Purification wagons provide four tiers of water quality assurance and do not rely on ultraviolet light alone for bacteria and virus kill.

Water One Mobile Purification Plants - Pure & Simple Advantages

  • ViroBac™, a proven and laboratory tested water purification media
  • Bacteria and Viruses are killed instantly on contact
  • 4 tiered, fail-safe engineered system
  • Exceeds US EPA and WHO water purity standards
  • No chemicals or additives required
  • Easy set up in minutes for instant production
  • Produces pure, safe, good tasting water for less than 1 cent per gallon
  • Versatile design purifies contaminated water from most sources
    (TBS-700M purifies surface or brackish water)
  • Light weight and ultra-mobile
  • Optional air transport trailers available
  • Simple to operate and requires only minimal maintenance

Water One Mobile Purification Wagons are self-contained, light-weight, easy to move, water purification systems capable of producing a continuous supply of water at a rate of 1.75 GPM (6.62 L/min). Model WG-12m (generator or direct powered) and model WS-12M (solar powered with battery storage) are turn-key and simple to operate, with no assembly required. Both models can produce up to 2520 gallons per day (9540 L/day) of clean, safe, great tasting drinking water within minutes of arrival, from almost any surface water source, well, cistern or tank.

Only Water One Has ViroBac™

ViroBac™, our proprietary media, disinfects on contact and instantly kills 99.99% of bacteria and 99.7% of viruses. Engineered in combination with ultraviolet light, absolute-micron filtration, and precise capacity metering, Water One Mobile Purification wagons provide three additional tiers of water quality assurance and do not rely on ultraviolet light alone for bacteria and virus kill.

Water One Mobile Purification Wagons - Pure & Simple Advantages

  • ViroBac™, a proven and laboratory tested water purification media
  • Bacteria and Viruses are killed instantly on contact
  • 3 tiered, fail-safe engineered system
  • Exceeds US EPA and WHO water purity standards
  • No chemicals or additives required
  • Units shipped complete and ready with no assembly required
  • Easy set up in minutes for instant production
  • Produces pure, safe, good tasting water for pennies per gallon
    (without the carbon footprint and cost of shipping bottled water)
  • Versatile design purifies contaminated, non-brackish water from most sources
  • Light weight and ultra-mobile (with 13 inch tires)
  • Simple to operate and requires only minimal maintenance

The Pure Sip™, Personal Water Purifier is designed to be a light weight, simple, convenient, highly reliable and reusable purification device that provides safe, "good tasting" drinking water from questionable sources for emergency conditions, disasters, military use, and remote recreational situations. Used like a drinking straw, Pure Sip™ is a complete micro-system that kills bacteria and viruses instantly on contact as well as removing cysts such as Giardia.

Only World Solutions Has ViroBac™

ViroBac™, our proprietary media, disinfects on contact and instantly kills 99.99% of bacteria and 99.7% of viruses. The proprietary compound is ionically bonded to a carrier media and works on demand, only if microorganisms are present allowing for extended use for up to three years. Tested extensively for over twenty years by independent laboratories such as Loyola University Medical School using EPA protocol Pure Sip™ has been proven to kill bacteria and viruses under continuous and repeat conditions. As a result, Pure Sip™ has been used by the United States Military since 1998.

World Solutions Pure Sip™ - Pure & Simple Advantages

  • ViroBac™, a proven and laboratory tested water purification media
  • Light weight, convenient, easy to use and ultra portable
  • Produces pure, safe, good tasting water
  • Effective: Uses ViroBac™ a proven and laboratory tested water purification media
  • Bacteria and Viruses are killed instantly on contact
  • Exceeds US EPA and WHO water purity standards
  • Can be used under continuous or repeat conditions for up to 3 years
  • Built in safety factor: will clog before disinfection properties are exhausted
  • Unique design purifies contaminated, non-brackish water from most sources

ViroBac™ Technology

ViroBac™ is our own, proprietary filtration media. Combined with ultraviolet light, absolute-micron filtration and precise capacity metering, our three and four tiered fail-safe engineered systems ensure that every drop of finished water meets World Health Organization and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency standards by removing 99.99 percent of bacteria and 99.7 percent of viruses. Bacteria and viruses are killed instantly, on contact and no disinfection chemicals are required.

Tested extensively for over twenty years by independent laboratories such as Loyola University Medical School using EPA protocol ViroBac™ has been proven to kill bacteria and viruses under continuous and repeat conditions. As a result, Pure Sip™ Personal Purifiers with ViroBac™ have been used by the United States Military since 1998.

Summary of Testing

  • Safe to dispose with no environmental concerns

Calco & Water One a History of Innovation:

  • Water One, Inc. and CALCO have a heritage of innovative technology. Since 1969, CALCO, Ltd. and its sister company, Water One, Inc., have been leaders in water treatment, developing and designing systems that make water from any source right for every use. More than 40 years after the company was founded by Michael Barlow and Robert Kalnitz, CALCO/Water One remains a leading-edge, full-service source for Water Perfection™. The company’s full range of services includes the design, manufacturing, service, installation, distribution and complete management of high-purity water programs. High purity, bacteria/virus-free water is essential in pharmaceuticals, food processing, medical labs, semiconductor manufacturing and other clean operations. CALCO/Water One services a prestigious list of clients, including Abbott Laboratories, Baxter International, Loyola University Medical Center, Motorola, and Underwriters Laboratories.
  • CALCO/Water One’s strong, synergistic relationships with its specialized clients have led to a number of innovations, including the development of ViroBac™, the proprietary media now used in all World Solutions portable purifiers and mobile purification systems. In the 1980s CALCO/Water One produced the first stand-alone water purifier that was approved and registered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Pure- Sip pocket purifier. To date, more than 1 million Pure-Sips have been sold to divisions of the U.S. military and other global customers. CALCO’s sister company, Water One, Inc., owns and operates two state-of-the-art bottled water facilities in Illinois and Florida, providing Premium Purified Bottled Water products in refillable, environmentally sustainable bottles for residential and commercial customers. Individual customers and corporate clients have depended on
  • CALCO/Water One for health, safety, reliability and performance for more than four decades.

CALCO/Water One

Bringing safe, clean drinking water close to people's homes and to victims of disaster - in short, to anywhere it is needed around the world - is the key to reversing the endless cycle of misery that affects so many people. Making clean water accessible is the key to transforming communities and preventing large-scale catastrophes.

Fortunately there is a growing movement of grassroots and global organizations, government agencies, charities and churches that are dedicated to building healthy communities and providing sustainable solutions that ensure the availability of clean water for everyone, everywhere.

Water One applauds the efforts of all the individuals, government agencies and organizations that are helping to provide clean, safe drinking water to those in need. Our goal is to help harness the dedication, compassion, skill and generosity of these skilled professionals and caring volunteers. We are doing this by providing a tool kit of innovative and effective Portable Water Purifiers and Mobile Water Purification Systems.

Quite simply, Water One Mobile Purification systems and Personal Purifiers are transforming contaminated and polluted water into clean, safe, great-tasting drinking water, changing the way the world looks at water.Water One World Solutions Water One World Solutions (www.wateroneworldsolutions.org), the not for profit 501(c)3 Water One established in 2010, is committed to providing adaptive, highly effective and sustainable safe drinking water solutions to those in greatest need in emerging nations and catastrophic emergencies.

Solving the global water crisis is a monumental undertaking requiring a mutual effort to achieve shared success - one person, one village, one community at a time. Working with our partners across the planet from from North America to Asia, our proven, low-cost and effective water purification systems are helping to end suffering in developing nations and bringing relief to victims of natural and environmental disasters.