Filtration Media

Whole Home Water Filtration Media

               

General Activated Carbon (GAC)

Chlorine Removal - Yes

Chloramines - Yes / Slow / Requires More Media than Catalytic

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) - Yes

Natural organic compounds - Yes

Taste and odor compounds - Yes

Synthetic organic chemicals - Yes

Trihalomethanes (THMs) - Yes

Bacteria, Algae, Fungi Resistant - n/a

Can remove up to 99% of water-soluble lead, mercury, nickel, chromium,

and other dissolved metals - n/a

Extends Life of General Activated Carbon – n/a

Extends Life of Catalytic Carbon - n/a

Removes more than 95% of Free Chlorine before Carbon Bed - n/a

Whole Home Water Filtration Media

               

Catalytic Activated Carbon (CAT-HAC) 

Requires Less Media / Absorbs Faster / Can Last Three Times Longer Than GAC

Chlorine Removal - Yes

Chloramines - Yes

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) - Yes

Natural organic compounds - Yes

Taste and odor compounds - Yes

Synthetic organic chemicals - Yes

Trihalomethanes (THMs) - Yes

Bacteria, Algae, Fungi Resistant - n/a

Can remove up to 99% of water-soluble lead, mercury, nickel, chromium,

and other dissolved metals - n/a

Extends Life of General Activated Carbon – n/a

Extends Life of Catalytic Carbon - n/a

Removes more than 95% of Free Chlorine before Carbon Bed - n/a

Whole Home Water Filtration Media

               

KDF Media

Extends Life of GAC & Cat-Hac Carbon / Bacteria Resistant / 

Chlorine Removal - Yes

Chloramines - Yes 

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) - Yes

Natural organic compounds - Yes

Taste and odor compounds - Yes

Synthetic organic chemicals - Yes

Trihalomethanes (THMs) - Yes

Bacteria, Algae, Fungi Resistant -Yes

Can remove up to 99% of water-soluble lead, mercury, nickel, chromium,

and other dissolved metals - Yes

Extends Life of General Activated Carbon – Yes up to 15 times longer

Extends Life of Catalytic Carbon - Yes

Removes more than 95% of Free Chlorine before Carbon Bed - Yes