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Solvatten signs agreement with Hecksher as their exclusive logistics partner

Hecksher supports Solvatten with comprehensive freight and transport solutions by sea and land, ensuring that Solvatten units reach the families who need them most. From the production site in Sweden, Hecksher facilitates the transport of these life-changing units to countries such as Uganda and Kenya.

“With Hecksher, we always feel confident that we can deliver Solvatten kits to remote locations worldwide. Their efficient transportation has enabled more people to access safe, hot water, significantly improving life and health outcomes for thousands of families,” says David Wadström, Marketing & Fundraising at Solvatten.

Solvatten’s partnership with Hecksher began in 2018 through a collaboration with the Greencarrier Group and its CSR initiative, aimed at promoting environmental and social sustainability. This partnership has flourished, and Hecksher is now serving as Solvatten’s exclusive logistics partner.

Sea freight shipments to minimize carbon footprint

By prioritizing sea freight together with maximizing the container load, Hecksher and Solvatten are committed to reducing their carbon footprint and mitigating the effects of climate change.

“We aim to ship as many units as possible via sea freight to minimize our carbon footprint. Hecksher’s support helps us secure the best transport options”, says David Wadström.

A shared vision for a more sustainable and better world

“We are dedicated to helping Solvatten reach vulnerable communities, contributing to a vision of a world where everyone has access to safe, clean, and warm water”, says Niklas Olsson, CEO of Hecksher.

“We are grateful for our partnership with Hecksher. Their support has been crucial in helping us achieve our mission of providing safe hot water to those in need. Access to quality water is central to life, and we look forward to continuing this important work together”, concludes David Wadström.

For more information, please contact:

Niklas Olsson
CEO, Hecksher

David Wadström
Marketing & Fundraising Solvatten

About Solvatten

Solvatten is a Swedish organization committed to providing safe and clean water to families in developing countries through a portable water treatment and heating system.