Instapure was the first ever faucet filter system, invented in 1975. Since then, innovation of Instapure filters has led the industry. Instapure faucet filters
are NSF/ANSI certified to standard 53 and 42 what certification depends on the model you purchase. They come in chrome or white, the filtering capacity is 100 to 200 gallons depending what one you purchase. They all can switch from filtered water to unfiltered water.
The instapure F2 faucet filter is designed to remove chlorine from your drinking water and is NSF/ANSI certified to standard 42. The filtering capacity is 200 gallons (3 to 6 months).
The instapure F5 faucet filter Is NSF/ANSI Certified to standard 42 for the reduction of Chlorine Taste and Odor and to standard 53 for the reduction of Cysts and Lead it removes 99.99% of Microbial Cysts. The filter capacity of the F5 is also 200 gallons (3 to 6 months). The Instapure F5 faucet filter was awarded best buy in 2009 by consumers digest.
The F8 instapure faucet filters remove more than 50 contaminants commonly found in tap water. It is also NSF/ANSI certified to standard 53 and 42 for the reduction of Chlorine taste and odor, Particles, Asbestos, Benzene, Carbofuran, Carbon Tetrachloride, Chlordane, Cysts, o-dichlorobenzene, Endrin, Ethylbenzene, Heptachlor Eepoxide, Lead at 6.5 ph, Lead at 8.5 ph, Lindane, Mercury 6.5, mercury 8.5, Methoxychlor, Monochlorobenzene, Simazine, Styrene, Tetrachloroethylene, Toluene, Toxaphene, Trichloroethylene, TTHM, Turbidity, VOC's, 2,4-d, 2,4-5-TP(Silvex).
The Instapure F8 faucet filter has a filtering capacity of 100 gallons. They also have an indicator light that is green when it is filtering and flashes red when the filter needs replaced. For such a small filter the Instapure faucet filters
do a great job at filtering your drinking water.
by: Chris Tracey