Previously Known as PUR™ Ultimate
- White 2 Stage Filter
- Filters up to 100 Gallons / 378 Liters (2 - 3 Months)
Stage 1: Added Layer to Trap Sediment
Stage 2: Contaminant Removal
The Activated Carbon Filter Removes 99.9% of Microbial Cysts, Cryptospordium & Giardia
In Addition Reduces Lead, Asbestos & Mercury
Leaves beneficial fluoride in the water. This PUR filter reduces Heavy Metals (Lead and Mercury), Chlorine (taste and odor) and Benzene to provide clean, healthy, great tasting water.
Reduces These Chemicals
Sources of Contaminant in Drinking Water
Potential Health Effects from Ingestion of Water
Corrosion of household plumbing systems: Erosion of natural deposits
Infants and children: Delays in physical or mental development
Adults: Kidney problems; high blood pressure
Erosion of natural deposits; decay of asbestos cement in water mains
Increased risk of developing benign intestinal polyps
Erosion of natural deposits; runoff from landfills and croplands
References "Current Drinking Water Standards" US EPA
NSF International, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit agency for the certification of water filters, has tested and certified this product to reduce the following list of contaminants. Products with the NSF mark are certified to pass a series of stringent independent tests.
System Tested and Certified by NSF International against NSF / ANSI Standard No. 53 in model numbers FM-3333 and FM-3350 for the reduction of: 2,4-D, Benzene, Lindane, 2,4,5-TP (Silvex), Cysts, Mercury, Asbestos, Lead, Turbidity, and standard 42 for Chlorine taste and odor reduction, and Nominal Particulate Reduction Class 1.