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Brand: Crystal Quest
Dimensions: 12" x 5" x 5"
Weight: 6 lb
Ships in 2-3 days
Filter cartridge(s) included.
Fluoride Counter top Water Filter, Stainless by Crystal Quest is a single cartridge system with 7 stages of filtration. System comes in a stainless steel housing for added visual appeal and a design that has no interanal plastic parts. The single cartridge is infused with the standard 6 stage(multi stage) filtration added with a bed of Fluoride Removal resin containing a mix of media, including Synthetic Aluminum Oxide adsorbent media specifically designed to have a high affinity for Fluoride, Lead and Arsenic.
The added combination of Coconut Shell Carbon or Granulated Activated Carbon(GAC) and Eagle Redox Alloy media increases the systems' effectiveness in removing hundreds of other contaminants from your tap water. Counter-top water filter systems installs in seconds and sits on the counter for water on demand. This compact, single cartridge system is your best option for fluoride removal and other contaminants from your drinking water. Stainless steel finish adds elegance to its design and will fit perfectly if you have a chrome themed kitchen or faucets. This is a perfect solution for any household.
Fluoride is commonly known to be used on dental products. It is a naturally occurring element which is present in water and soil at varying levels. Municipal water treatment plants commonly add fluoride to the water for prevention of tooth decay and maintain a regulated concentration for safety. Today, fluoride has found its way to our homes in more ways you can imagine. From dental products to food, beverages, medicines and even utensils that cause an increase of fluoride content in food. Fluoride may cause health problems if present in public or private water supplies in amounts greater than the drinking water standard set by EPA. According to the EPA, exposure to excessive consumption of fluoride over a lifetime may lead to increased likelihood of bone fractures in adults, and may result in effects on bone - leading to pain and tenderness. With all these, the last thing you want is fluoride in your water.
Key Features and Benefits:
* As high as 6600 ppm F+ with effluent levels below 0.2 ppm from 10 ppm F+ feed.
- High pH and high bicarbonate levels reduce capacity - above 100 ppm bicarbonate, reduction by 50%; above 200 ppm, reduction by 75%.
- Stainless steel filtration systems may need periodic maintenance to prevent corrosion from hard water, water with high levels of nitrates and high levels of iron. To prevent and rid your system of corrosiveness, quarterly cleaning should be done. This can be done using 9% white vinegar and warm water. Sumps and caps (as applicable), should be cleaned and rinsed well.
- You can also request this unit with a fluoride(only) cartridge, product number CQ-R24-10.