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Multistage Fluoride Cartridge

7-stage Water Filter Cartridge With Fluoride Removal media, CQE-RC-04152
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Brand: Crystal Quest
SKU: CQE-RC-04152
List Price: $59.00
Price: $59.00

Weight: 2.1 lb

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Made in USA

Multistage Fluoride Cartridge by CRYSTAL QUEST, a standard 10"x2.5" replacement cartridge with 7 stages of filtration process. It is a specialty water filter cartridge that includes fluoride removal. This filter contains fine-mesh pre-resin media(CQ-900) in the unit to reduce fluoride below 0.5 ppm. Capacity is 2700 ppm fluoride. As high as 6,000 ppm F+ with effluent levels below 0.2 ppm from 10 ppm feed. The added combination of Granulated Activated Carbon(GAC) and Eagle Redox Alloy media increases the systems' effectiveness in removing hundreds of other contaminants from your tap water.

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 its 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 high levels of it in your water.

Key Features and Benefits:

  • 7 stage filtration.
  • Single Cartridge multi-layered, saves space.
  • Multi-Stage KDF+GAC Filter with Fluoride Removal.
  • CQ-900 media also effectively removes lead and arsenic.
  • Fits most standard 10"x2.5" housings used in countertop and under sink systems


Model/SKU:CQE-RC-04152 (old SKU: CQE-RC-04049)
Manufacturer ID:CQE-RC-04152
Media:CQ-900(Flouride, Lead and Arsenic)
Operating Temperature(°F):40°F(5°C) - 100°F(38°C)
Operating Pressure(psi):20 psi (1.4 bar) - 125 psi (8.6 bar)
Design Flow Rate(Gallons per Minute, gpm):0.3-0.5 gpm
Micron Rating:25 nominal
Flouride Filter Capacity(gallons, (<100 ppm hardness)):2700 ppm *
Filter Life(months):6-12 months
End Caps:Polypropylene #5
Inner/Outer Wraps:Polyolefin
Netting:Food Grade High-density Polyethylene

- * Average 500-750 gallons.
- As high as 6000 ppm F+ with effluent levels below 0.2 ppm from 10 ppm feed.
- Note: high pH and high bicarbonate levels reduce capacity - above 100 ppm bicarbonate, reduction by 50%; above 200 ppm, reduction by 75%.

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1. Amy on 8/4/2012, said: 11110

I replaced my old 6 stage filter with the new 7 stage filter,(same serial number), and the tast is better. My water is on the acidic side (pH of 6.5 using pH strips)so I always add 1/4 tsb of baking soda to 1 gallon of water. It also helps with the taste. You should test your water's pH before adding any.
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