Category Archives: Press Releases

PackH2O Water Backpack Program in Rwanda Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action

PackH2O Water Backpack Program in Rwanda Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action “Buckets to Backpacks” program to distribute 100,000 PackH2O water backpacks Columbus, Ohio – May 7 2015 — More than 600,000 people in water stressed communities across Rwanda … Continue reading

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A Backpack that Saves Lives: National Organization Honors Ohio Company’s Mission to Rethink the Transportation of Water

Invention Can Save The Lives Of Millions Of Women And Children Who Die Of Preventable Diseases Caused By Unsafe Water COLUMBUS, OH — Columbus for-profit social enterprise, Impact Economics, has earned a top “Smart Power Innovation” recognition from the Washington, DC-based … Continue reading

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Round of Applause for Greif!

Greif Receives Prestigious PackTheFuture 2014 Award for Sustainable Plastic Packaging The PackH2O Water Backpack Honored with Special Jury Prize in Social Benefit Category DELAWARE, Ohio (May 13, 2014) — Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) has been recognized with the PackTheFuture … Continue reading

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The PackH2Oâ„¢ Water Backpack Receives the 2013 People’s Design Award at National Design Awards Gala

The Innovative Water Transportation and Storage Solution is Recognized by Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum and Smithsonian magazine. Columbus, Ohio (October 18th, 2013): It took over a month of online voting by the public to decide the 2013 People’s Design … Continue reading

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PackH2Oâ„¢ Water Backpack Receives Nomination for The 2013 People’s Design Award

Social Innovation Recognized for Relieving the Burden of Water Transportation and Storage Columbus, OH (September 11, 2013) — PackH2O LLC today announced that the PackH2Oâ„¢ Water Backpack has been nominated for the 2013 People’s Design Award, presented by the Smithsonian’s … Continue reading

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PackH2O Distributes Life Transforming Water Backpacks in Rajasthan

Thousands of Innovative Water Backpacks Are Sent to Ease the Burden of Water Transportation [Columbus, Ohio] July 16, 2013: An initial 5,000 water backpacks recently landed in Rajasthan, India (about 800 kilometers west of Delhi), the first wave of a 20,000 … Continue reading

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PackH2O Honored at CELF Anniversary Dinner!

Social Innovation Company PackH2O Recognized for its Humanitarian Commitment to The Global Water Crisis, Sustainability & Job Creation in Developing Nations. [Columbus, Ohio] June 13th, 2013: PackH2O is honored alongside Vestergaard Frandsen, manufacturers of the LifeStraw©, during the CELF 10th … Continue reading

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