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EWG’s UPDATED Water Filter Buying Guide

EWG’s UPDATED Water Filter Buying Guide

Find the right filter for your water – and budget
Wednesday, February 27, 2013

EWG's Water Filter Buying Guide

How to choose a filter system that meets your needs

Whirlpool KitchenAid DeluxeT1WG2L

Manufactured by
Whirlpool
Cost
$35.5
System type
In Line Refrigerator
Rated lifespan
200 gallons
Filter technology
carbon block

California Department of Public Health Certification

Certification number: 05-1702
California certifies this filter reduces: Toxaphene, o-Dichlorobenzene, Mercury (total inorganic), Lead (total), Chlorine, Carbofuran, Benzene, .
Notes: Do not use with water that is microbiologically unsafe or of unknown quality, without adequate disinfection before or after the system.

NSF Certification

NSF certifies that this filter reduces: Asbestos; Alachlor; Atrazine; Benzene; Chlorine; Chlorobenzene; Cyst; Endrin; Ethylbenzene; Lead; Lindane; Mercury; Nominal Particulate Class 1; O-Dichlorobenzene; Styrene; Taste/Odor; Tetrachloroethylene; Toxaphene; Turbidity

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Updated March 28, 2013

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