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EWG’s UPDATED Water Filter Buying Guide

Find the right filter for your water – and budget

EWG’s UPDATED Water Filter Buying Guide

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

EWG’s UPDATED Water Filter Buying Guide

Find the right filter for your water – and budget

EWG's Water Filter Buying Guide

How to choose a filter system that meets your needs

PuR Faucet Mount (FM-3400)

Manufactured by
System type
Faucet Mounted
Rated lifespan
100 gallons
Filter technology
carbon block

California Department of Public Health Certification

Certification number: 04-1680
California certifies this filter reduces: Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs), Trichloroethylene, Toxaphene, Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs), Toluene, Tetrachloroethylene, Styrene, Simazine, o-Dichlorobenzene, MTBE, Methoxychlor, Mercury (total inorganic), Lindane, Lead (total), Heptachlor epoxide, Ethylbenzene, Endrin, Cysts/Bacteria, Chlorobenzene, Chlorine, Chlordane, Carbon tetrachloride, Carbofuran, Benzene, Atrazine, Asbestos, 2,4-D, 2,4,5-TP (Silvex), .

NSF Certification

NSF certifies that this filter reduces: 2, 4-D; 2,4,5-TP (Silvex); Asbestos; Atrazine; Benzene; Carbofuran; Carbon Tetrachloride; Chlorine; Chlordane; Chlorobenzene; Cyst; Endrin; Ethylbenzene; Heptachlor Epoxide; Lead; Lindane; Mercury; Methoxychlor; MTBE; Nominal Particulate Class 1; O-Dichlorobenzene; Simazine; Styrene; Taste/Odor; Tetrachloroethylene; Trichloroethylene (TCE); Toxaphene; Toluene; TTHM; Turbidity; VOC


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Updated March 28, 2013

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