Brita Water Pitcher Replacement Filter
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Healthier, Great-Tasting Water
#1 Brita® World's #1 Brand of Water Filtration
Certified to reduce Chlorine (taste and odor), Mercury, 98% Lead and more (see side panel for details).
Fresher Filter=Fresher Water
For optimum performance, change your filter as directed.*
The Amazing Brita® Filter
The Brita Filter's activated carbon and ion exchange resin work together to filter your water so you get healthier, great-tasting drinking water.
Brita® is a Great Value:
Brita filters your own tap water, giving you healthier, great-tasting drinking water at a fraction of the cost of bottled water.
Pitcher: 2 months or 40 gallons
Water Cooler: 4 months or 80 gallons
*Filter replacement is essential for product to perform as represented. Replace filter every 40 gallons (about 2 months for the average family). Water Coolers require 2 filters; replace both filters every 80 gallons (about 4 months for the average family). See User's Guide for details.
The Brita® Filtration Pitcher is NSF and Water Quality Association certified to reduce the following harmful contaminants that may be in your tap water.
Potential Health Effects
Corrosion of household plumbing systems; erosion of natural deposits
Short-term: gastrointestinal distress. Long-term; liver or kidney damage
Erosion of natural deposits; runoff from landfills and cropland
Corrosion of galvanized pipes; runoff from waste batteries and paints
Discharge from factories; leaching from gas storage tanks and landfills
Anemia: decrease in blood platelets; increase risk of cancer
Source: U.S. EPA, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water, July 2003. The Brita® Filter keeps a healthy level of fluoride, a water additive that promotes strong teeth.**
**Applies to fluoridated municipal tap water and based on independent laboratory testing.
The Brita® Pitcher Filter (Model #OB03) has been tested and certified by NSF International in all Brita pitchers, dispensers, and water cooler filtration systems for:
NSF/ANSI Standard No. 53 Health Effects - Reduction of: copper, mercury, cadmium, benzene, toluene, tetrachloroethylene
NSF/ANSI Standard No. 42 Aesthetic Effects - Reduction of: chlorine, taste & odor, zinc
NSF International is the nation's leading testing authority for water filtration products. nsf.org
The contaminants or other substances removed or reduced by this water treatment device are not necessarily in all user's water. The Brita® Filter has been tested and certified by the WQA in all Brita pitchers, dispensers, and water cooler filtration systems against NSF/ANSI Standards 42 and 53 for the reduction of the claims specified on the Performance Data Sheet. The Water Quality Association (WQA) is the oldest independent third-party water testing and certification authority. wqu.org
Consumer Assistance: call 1-800-24-Brita
To stay on top of important water news and new products from Brita®, contact: brita.com
For optimum performance, change your filter regularly.
- Soak new filter
- Insert filter into reservoir
- Add cold tap water
It is normal for carbon dust to appear in your first 2 pitchers. Discard this water or use it to water plants.
- Soak new filters
- Insert filters into cooler
- Fill bottle with water
Discard four glasses from each tap after filters are replaced.
*See User's Guide for detailed instructions.
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Shipping Weight (in lbs): 3.26 Product in inches (LxWxH): 11.75x 11.25x 3.12
Item Code: 235255
The Brita® Pitcher Filter is not intended to purify water. Do not use with water that is microbiologically unsafe or of unknown quality without adequate disinfection before or after the system. Individuals requiring water of special microbiological purity should follow the advice of their doctor or local health officials regarding the use and consumption of their tap water and Brita® water.