Filters and Water Treatments Carbon Filter Benefits
Improves taste and odour (smell)
Reduces organics & pesticides
Reduces heavy metals
Low running costs
Easy to read (Backlight screen )
Alarms if errors found
Automatic self cleaning
Advanced history and diagnostics features
Reduce chlorine, organics & colour, improve taste & odour Filpumps carbon systems can reduce chlorine, colour, organics, some heavy metals and improve the taste and odour of your water and are often used in conjunction with other Filpumps water treatment systems to provide a total water solution. Filpumps can help you chose the best system for your water.
Uses of carbon
How does it work?
Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) filters are an excel-
GAC works by absorbing the soluble pollutants onto
lent choice for removal of chlorine, taste and odour, or
its surface and holding them. Because it has such a
organics in water. Some types will even reduce metals.
massive surface area the amount of absorption is
Coconut based carbons are a general purpose carbon
probably one of the greatest of any natural man made
especially useful in reducing chlorine eg for taste or
material available. Eventually all the pores are filled
before RO membranes. Coal based carbons are partic-
and the carbon will need to be replaced. As the con-
ularly useful for reducing pesticides and other organ-
taminants are absorbed onto the carbon backwashing
ics while bone charcoal has uses for colour and heavy
the filters is a good idea as the pollutants are held firm
but the carbon can be rebeded stopping channelling.
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