Brita Pitcher Replacement Water Filters Description
- Reduces Mercury, Copper, Cadmium, Zinc and Chlorine Taste & Odor
- Only Brand Guaranteed to Work in All Brita® Pitchers
- 1 Filter can Replace 300 Water Bottles*
Transform Your Water
Pull-top cap for easier insertion and removal.
Built-in mesh screens prevent black flecks.
Patented aeration design ensures consistent flow of water.
Activated carbon reduces chlorine (taste and odor) and mercury.
Ion-exchange resin captures copper, cadmium and zinc in your water.
Transform ordinary tap water into cleaner, great-tasting water and replace up to 1,800 bottles per year.**
Replace filter every 40 gallons (about 2 months for the average family).†
The Brita® Water Filtration Pitcher and Dispenser reduce the following harmful contaminants that may be in your tap water.
|Chemical||Source||Potential Health Effects|
|Copper||Corrosion of household plumbing systems, erosion of natural deposits||Short-term: gastrointestinal distress Long-term: liver or kidney damage|
|Mercury||Erosion of natural deposits, runoff from landfills and cropland||Kidney damage|
|Cadmium||Corrosion of galvanized pipes, runoff from waste batteries and paints||Kidney damage|
Source: U.S. EPA, Office of Water, September 2015
The Brita® Water Filtration Pitcher and Dispenser reduce the following substances that may be in your tap water.
Chlorine (taste and odor)
Zinc (metallic taste)
The Brita® Filter keeps a healthy level of fluoride, a water additive that promotes strong teeth.***
The Brita® Pitcher Filter (Model #OB03) has been tested and certified by NSF International in all Brita® pitchers and dispensers against NSF/ANSI Standards 42 and 53 for reduction of the claims specified on the Performance Data Sheet.
The Brita® Pitcher has been tested and certified by the WQA against NSF/ANSI Standards 42 and 53 for the reduction of the claims specified on the Performance Data Sheet.
The contaminants or other substances removed or reduced by this water treatment device are not necessarily in all users' water.
*Standard 16.9 oz. bottles.
**Based on the use of 6 Brita pitcher filters per year.
***Applies to fluoridated municipal tap water.
†Filter replacement is essential for product to perform as represented.
Wash your hands before unwrapping the filter.
Flush filter with cold water for 15 seconds.
Insert filter into reservoir. Press firmly.
Add cold tap water.
Replace filter every 40 gallons or two months.
It is normal for carbon dust to appear in your first 3 pitchers. Discard this water or use it to water plants.
*See User's Guide for detailed instructions.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.