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AquaCera CeraMetix 5" × 2" Long Ceramic Water Filter Candle (for Gravity Filters)

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  •   Model # W9512626
  •   Brand AquaCera
Filtered Water Benefits the Whole Family
  (1) 5" x 2" CeraMetix Ceramic Candle for Gravity Filters
  • Contaminant Removal: Pathogenic bacteria, Cysts, Sediment
  • Organic Chemicals: Pesticides, herbicides, organic solvents, trihalomethanes.
  • Chemicals: Chlorine

CeraMetix is the most advanced ceramic filter available. Utilizing AquaMetix core technology to offer all the benefits of our ceramic pre-filter shell plus the reduction of aluminum, arsenic, cadmium, chloramines, chlorine, cysts, fluoride, lead, mercury, nickel, radionuclides, silver, tri-halomethane, VOC's and zinc. CeraMetix are available for both gravity and pressurized filter systems.

Maximum working pressure 125 psi (8.6 bars)
Maximum working temperature 100 °F (37.8 °C)
Minimum working temperature 40 °F (4.4 °C)
Recommended cleaning frequency every 6 months or when flow rate is noticeably lower
Recommended change frequency every 12 months
Contaminant Removal The great majority of pathogenic (disease causing) bacteria and cysts are larger than one µ. The pore size of the ceramic filter element is controlled so that it will remove all suspended matter larger than 0.9 µ.
Pathogenic Bacteria Chorela, Typhoid, Salmonella, Serratia, E. Coli, Fecal Coliform: >99.99% removal
Cysts Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia lamblia: 100% removal (based on tests by Arizona State University)
Sediment Down to 0.9 µ, 100%; 0.5-0.8 µ with a filter efficiency of >99.99% (based on tests by Spectrum Laboratories, Minneapolis, MN)
  Some restrictions apply to the sale of ceramic filters in the states of CA, WI, MA & IA. Call for details.