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We have no way of knowing exactly what potential contaminants may be in each person’s water supply. What we do know is that our Black Berkey® Elements filter out numerous pharmaceutical drugs and endocrine-disruptors (EDCs); such as BPA, Naproxin, Octylphenol, Progesterone, THM’s and many more. Please click here to view some of our most recent […]
When I boil or freeze water from my Berkey® system I see white floating things in the water. What is this?
This is an issue that mostly occurs with hard (heavily mineralized) water. The healthiest water has a higher PH level because it has less acidity. When the PH level of the filtered water is raised, the acidity of the water goes down and the water is no longer able to hold as many minerals in […]
The Berkey PF-2™ Element, or fluoride and arsenic reduction elements, work in conjunction with the Black Berkey® Elements to absorb unwanted elements found in drinking water. The Berkey PF-2™ Elements filters out fluoride, arsenic, and other heavy metal ions. The Berkey PF-2™ Element is made of non-leaching Polypropolene *5 and is BPA-free. The Berkey PF-2™ […]
The Black Berkey® Elements are the leader of gravity-fed water filtration. We recommend replacing Black Berkey® Elements every 3,000 gallons (6,000 per set of 2 elements). Elements may require replacement sooner based upon the quality of influent water. The Black Berkey® Elements are sold as a set of two and can be used to upgrade […]
The Berkey Sight Glass™ Spigot allows instant reading of water levels in lower chambers of the Berkey® water filtration systems. Our convenient Berkey Sight Glass™ Spigot can be found here. 7.5″- Travel Berkey and Big Berkey 10″- Royal Berkey 13″- Imperial Berkey and Crown Berkey For instructions on assembling and cleaning a Berkey Sight Glass™ […]
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The Black Berkey Primer™ is a hand-powered priming pump that makes it possible to prime Black Berkey® Elements easily offline, without the need for faucets or hose connections. Priming the Black Berkey® Elements saturates the filters with water prior to use, allowing for clean water production anywhere. The Black Berkey Primer™ also purges (or back-flushes) […]
That is correct, high or low PH impedes the ability of the media to remove fluoride. For maximum removal efficiency, maintain the water being treated between a PH level above 5 and below 7.