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A Quebec Design Made in China

The OvoPur is part of the permanent collection at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. 

It was honoured in 2009 with Interior Design Magazine's prestigious Best of Year Award.

It also made an appearance on Dragon's Den.  

This beautiful egg-shaped water filter was designed and developed here in Montreal. 

But to the surprise of some, the creators of the OvoPur decided to do most of the manufacturing in China. 

Manuel Desrochers is the co-creator and Chief of Design of the AquaOvo, the company that makes the OvoPur. 

Listen to his interview with Jeanette: 

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