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Contaminate and Concentration Level

Activated
Carbon Filters
(Granular)

Activated
Carbon Filters
(Solid Block) 10-MICRON NOMINAL

UV-Light

Filter

Distillation

E.Coli Bacteria 100 per ml
Good
 
X
Good
Viruses. 100 per ml
Hiv, Small Pox, Influenza,  Polio, Roto, et cetera
       
Coliform Bacteria 100 per ml    
X
Good
Cryptosporidium parvum
Giardia, Ameobic Cysts 100 per ml
       
Chlorine [4.0 mg/L  
EXCELLENT
   
Flouride [4.0 mg/L]        
Trihalomethanes [0.10 mg/L]
Good
Good
 
Good
Raduim [20 pCi/L]      
Good
Radon [300 p Ci/L]
Good
     
Turbidity [visible]        
Scale Build up      
EXCELLENT
Arsenic [0.5 mg/L]      
EXCELLENT
Asbestos [10 pm/L]      
Good
Atrazine [0.003 mg/L]
Good
Good
   
Benzene [0.05 mg/L]  
Good
   
Lead [0.015 mg/L]  
Good
   
Mercury [0.002 mg/L]
Good
Good
 
Good
Nitrates [10.0 mg/L]      
EXCELLENT
Trichloroethylene [0.005 mg/L]
Good
Good
 
Good
Trihalomethanes [0.10 mg/L
Good
Good
 
Good
Metal Taste
Iron, Manganese, copper oxide, sulfide, nickle
     
X
Bad odor
Chlorine, Sulfur, & Rotten eggs smell
Good
Good
 
X
Coloration
[Reddish brown, iron staining, black sediment]
X
X
 
EXCELLENT

*Disclaimer* This information has not been evaluated by the FDA.