- Chlorine, Heavy Metal, taste and odor removal.
- Tested with live Cryptosporidium to a removal efficiency >99.999%
- Highly efficient bacteriological
- Reduces 99.99% Harmful Bacteria (E.Coli,Salmonella)
- Reduces Cysts 99.99%
Doulton Ceramic Water Filter open ends Candle with Carbon Block Core, this "cleanable" filter element is designed to remove suspended solids, pathogenic bacteria, and chemical contaminants. In addition they will improve taste and reduce trace contaminants. Tested in accordance with NSF protocols for cyst, turbidity, particulates, and chlorine reduction (Class 1). The cartridge is based on a Sterasyl ceramic pre-filter shell. The ceramic contains a specially formulated self-sterilizing silver compound therefore, the Sterasyl element does not require sterilization after cleaning. Inside the ceramic shell is a carbon block post-filter which forms a tightly packed matrix and is effective for chlorine, taste and odor removal. Recommended flow rate 0.5 GPM. Recommended change frequency 12 months or 1,000 gallons, whichever is sooner. This candle double open ends cartridge (both ends are open not a screw in type) will fit any industry-standard housing using 10" length by 2 ½" width. Please note that while it is a standard type cartridge it only allows water to exit the cartridge at one end only. If after it is installed and water flow is non existant please swap the cartridge end for end in the housing.