Drinking water is treated with Chlorine in order to prevent the growth of harmful bacteria and microorganisms in municipal water supplies. Activated carbon media is extremely effective at removing chlorine from drinking water; however, once chlorine is removed nothing is left to inhibit bacteria growth in the water. The K D F 55 media in this filter eliminates this problem by removing chlorine and inhibiting bacteria growth at the same time through the use of high-purity copper-zinc granules.
This filter is a coconut carbon Block Cartridges 5 micron. excellent dirt holding capacity. Chlorine, taste and odor reduction.