Learn How to Build A Tippy Tap

Creation, COVID-19 , Health

Contributed by: Thrive for Good

A tippy tap is…
– A hands-free device used in handwashing
– Designed for rural areas, where there is no running water
– Easy to construct
– Uses little water
– Affordable as natural resources are used

Learn how to make this hands-free device used for handwashing that is designed for rural areas that have no running water. Using 3 wood branches, 1 thin stick, a couple of nails, string and a container, tippy taps are affordable and easy to construct.

Include tippy taps near your washroom and outdoor kitchen to promote proper hygiene. Properly washing your hands will reduce diseases like Cholera, Typhoid and even the widely spreading COVID-19.

Proper handwashing can prevent the spread of germs. Make a tippy tap today! Enroll at the Thrive Institute to learn more.