The CeraCarb is manufactured to remove pathogenic bacteria and cysts, in addition they also have exceptional chemical removal capabilities. The filter is silver impregnated to prevent bacteria growth and is self-sterilizing. The CeraCarb is a ceramic composite which includes a special mix of carbon medias to provide the most effective filtration efficiencies possible.
|Pathogenic bacteria||Cholera, Typhoid, Salmonella, Serratia, Fecal Coliform >99.99%
E. coli - 100%
|Cysts||Cryptosporidium Parvum, Giardia Lamblia - 100% removal|
|Sediment||Down to 0.8 micron - 100%
0.3 - 0.5 micron >99.99%
|Contaminants||Chlorine, Chloramines, COD (Chemical Oxygen Demand), Lead, Arsenic, Nitrite, Pesticides, Herbicides, VOC's, Iron, Aluminum, THM (Trihalomethanes), PAH (poly-aromatic hydrocarbons), and other heavy metals.
Chlorine - 99%
Lead - 99%
Arsenic - 90%