Get more out of your water with Brita®.
For over 25 years, the scientists at Brita® have worked to give you healthier, great-tasting water. All of our filters and containers are BPA-free and reduce contaminants* and unpleasant odors.
See what we filter out of your tap.
Our standard pitcher filters use coconut-based activated carbon with ion exchange resin in a BPA-free housing to reduce chlorine taste and odor, zinc, and the health contaminants copper, cadmium and mercury*.
Here’s What Brita®
|Chlorine (Taste & Odor)|
|Particulates||(Class I)||(Class VI)||(Class I)|
|1, 2, 4 - Trichlorobenzene|
|TTHMs, Giardia, Atrazine, Lindane, and Trichloroethylene (TCE)|
Exposure to zinc can cause nausea & vomiting, and long-term effects of anemia & pancreatic damage.
Exposure to cadmium can cause liver damage.
Mercury from landfills can lead to kidney damage over time.
Chlorine leaves a bad taste & odor in your tap water.
Exposure to copper can cause gastrointestinal distress and liver & kidney damage.
*Represents impurities reduced or removed by Brita® pitcher and dispenser filters
Note, Brita® filters keep a healthy level of fluoride, a water additive that promotes strong teeth
*Valid for the following systems: Ultramax Jet Black (OB24), Space Saver (OB21), Grand Color Series (OB36), Pacifica (OB41), and Monterey (OB50)
Water Quality Association
System 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.
A Clean Filter Means Cleaner Water
*Substances reduced may not be in all users' water.