Berkey Earth Ceramic Filter 7" or 9"
Please note these filters are sold in as single units.
Berkey Earth are comprised of a charcoal core with a ceramic covering. This style of Filtration Element is one of the oldest and proven styles.
Can be used to replace other Ceramic filters with same physical size 7” or 9”
Using Berkey technology NMCL has managed to power up these elements and they are now the most powerful gravity-fed element in the Filtration class, backed by independent testing
With 4 elements (in a Big Berkey® system), the 7” elements can produce flow rate of up to 3.7 liters per hour or up to 88 Litres in 24 hours
With 2 elements (in a Big Berkey® system), the 7” elements can produce flow rate of up to 1.8 Liters per hour or up to 43 Litres in 24 hours
Filtration class: Micro-Filtration Technology. Tested to reduce contaminants to bacterial level
Chemicals, herbicides, pesticides, VOC’s, THM’s, heavy metals and more are easily reduced to 99.9%
Proprietary formula comprised of Diatomaceous Earth, granulated activated carbon and other media components, designed to exceed filtration standards
Each Berkey Earth® Filtration Element will filter up to 3,000 gallons of water or last up to 3 years, before replacement is needed.
Ideal for the price-conscious consumer to get started with a highly efficient filter system, at a more affordable price
Economical entry price affords those who would like to upgrade to the more powerful Black Berkey® Purification Elements down the road, the ability to get an effective and economical system now and then upgrade later
Available in 7” and 9” sizes
Compatible with BerkeyPF-4™ Fluoride and Arsenic Reduction Elements
Please note while these units are very powerful and economical they do take significantly longer to filter the water than the Black Berkey Elements. Using the normal two elements the flow rate is around 1.8litres per hour depending on how full the top chamber is.