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Granular activated carbon water filter cartridge (best 2021)

Granular activated carbon water filter cartridge is water filtration media that is used in water treatment systems such as whole house water filter, under sink water filter, reverse osmosis system, water filter pitcher, and countertop water filter.

Granular activated carbon water filter cartridge

In short, is known as GAC.

Granular activated carbon water filter cartridge is a type of carbon filter made from ground carbon into powder.

It is commonly used as a post filter/polishing filter to provide final polishing before the filtered water is delivered to the faucet.

In the under sink reverse osmosis system helps removes any tastes or odors the water may have picked up while sitting in the storage tank.

What does Granular activated carbon water filter cartridge remove?

GAC is used to remove any taste and odor in water.

When to replace Granular activated carbon water filter

GAC water filter cartridge is replaced every 6 months

Granular activated carbon water filter cartridge reviews

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  1. Pentek – 155247-43 RFC-20BB Carbon Filter (20″ x 4.5″), 25 Micron (big blue)

Pentek 25 micron carbon filter measures 20″ x 4.5″. The size fits most standard 20-inch Big Blue housings.

It is effective in removing chlorine, taste, and odor.

Pentair Pentek big blue is available in size 2.5″ x 20″, 25 Micron, 4.5″ x 10″, 25 Micron and 4.5″ x 20″, 25 Micron.

  1. Aquaboon Premium Big Blue Whole House Coconut Shell Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) Water Filter Replacement Cartridge

Aquaboon Coconut Shell Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) Water Filter Replacement Cartridge measures 20” by 4.5” that fits all standard 20″ Big Blue housings.

The product must be replaced once or twice times a year / 5000 gallons @ 1 PPM Chlorine.

This filter is capable of removing volatile organic compounds, pesticides, chlorine, hydrogen sulfide, and odor.

  1. Express Water Granular Activated Carbon Replacement Filter

Specification 

  • Size: 4.5” x 20”
  • Filtration Size: 5 Micron
  • Max PSI: 80psi
  • Max Temperature: 100°F (38°C)
  • Material: Polypropylene Shell and Coconut Husk Carbon
  • Life Cycle: 6 months or earlier depending on the quality of your incoming water

Express Water Granular Activated Carbon Replacement Filter measures 4.5” x 20” inch that fit all standard 4.5” x 20” whole home water filter system housings

The GAC replacement filter life cycle is 6 – 12 months.

The GAC removes major water contaminants like Chlorine, Total Organic Carbon (TOC), Pharmaceuticals, Turbidity, Volatile Organic Chemicals (VOC), Herbicides, Industrial Solvents, Insecticides, Pesticides, and Chemicals causing bad tastes, odors, and more.

It is made of FDA-approved food-grade material. The outer layer is 100% pure polypropylene and is finished with a thermally bonded cap and industrial sealed silicon ring.

The express water GAC filter is Compatible with systems such as 3M, APEC, Aqua-Pure, Aquasana, Culligan, Costway, DuPont, GE, Geekpure, Glacier Bay, Global Water, Olympia, Pentek, Smart Aqua Life, The Perfect Water, US Aqua, and Whirlpool.

Express GAC water filter is available in a pack of two, five, ten, 25 and 50.

  1. Pentair Pentek GAC-5 Under-the-Counter Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) Cartridge

Pentair Pentek GAC-5 is 2.5″ x 5” that fit 5 inch housing

Pentair Pentek GAC-10 Under-the-Counter Granular Activated Carbon (GAC)

Pentair Pentek GAC-10 is 2.5″ x 10” that fit 10 inch housing

Pentair Pentek GAC-20 Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) Cartridge

Pentair Pentek GAC-20 is 2.5″ x 20” that fit 20 inch housing

  1. Ronaqua Granular Activated Carbon Water Filter Cartridge

This cartridge fits 10 inch housing and ideal for standard reverse osmosis filtration system. It also fits model such as Everpure EV910811 CGT-10, AquaPure AP117, Cuno CFS117, American Plumber WCC 155155-51, Dupont WFPFC9001, GE GX1S01R, Omni GAC1, WHKF-GAC, Hydronix HDG-P117, HydroCure PC 36599, Pentek GAC-10, and 3M AP117

The filter is wrapped and sealed and meets NSF (National Science Foundation) Standards and Regulations

It lasts after treating 12,000 gallon of water that is normally a period of four months.

The GAC filter help remove and reduce iron, manganese, chlorine, hydrogen sulfide, herbicides, pesticides, as well as other industrial chemicals.

This filter is available in a pack of two, four, six and twenty five

APEC 20 inch filters single

Ronaqua 10″ Big Granular Activated Carbon Filter Cartridge

Size 10×4.5 inches

  1. APEC 20″ Whole House High Flow GAC Carbon Replacement Water Filter (FI-CAB20-BB)

This is Apec 20″ Whole House GAC Carbon Replacement Water Filter that treats up to 100,000 gallons of water.

The filter helps remove chlorine, taste, odor, and organic compounds

APEC 10″ Whole House High Flow GAC Carbon Replacement Water Filter (FI-CAB10-BB)

  1. Home Master CFRFGAC20-20BB Radial Flow GAC 20 Micron Replacement Water Filter

Home Master Granular Activated Carbon 20 Micron Replacement Water Filter help reduce chlorine and chemical.

The filter has a lifecycle of 100,000-Gallon or 1 year

Home Master CFKDF85GCC-20BB Granular Catalytic Carbon KDF85 Filter

  1. Filtrete Large Capacity Granulated Activated Carbon Filter 4WH-HDGAC-F01.

Filtrete Granulated Activated Carbon is NSF certified to standard 42.

It helps reduce chlorine taste & odor, sand, soil, rust, and sediment

Filtrete 4WH-HDGAC-F01 is sump style filter that is compatible with whole-house sump style systems

Replace the filter every 3 months.

  1. iSpring FG15 GAC Granular Activated Carbon

iSpring FG15 GAC Granular Activated Carbon is made from coconut shell carbon and individually wrapped.

The filter is best for removing chlorine and organic chemicals.

It is sized 2.5″x10″ 5 micron

  1. Aquaboon Granular Activated Carbon Water Filter Replacement

Aquaboon Granular Activated Carbon Water Filter is sized 2.5” x 10”.

Replace the filter every 6 months

It is available in a pack of five

  1. Pro water Granular Activated Carbon GAC Filter Cartridge Single

Pro water Granular Activated Carbon GAC Filter Cartridge is size 2.5×20 10 Micron.

20 inch is compatible with most standard 20 inch housings.

It is made of porous carbon media meaning it is designed for maximum adsorption.

This filter is capable of removing chlorine, sediment, taste, and odor, as well as volatile compounds

  1. Denali Pure Brand Granular Activated Carbon Filter 

This is a 10-inch GAC replacement filter for GE SINGLE STAGE DRINKING WATER FILTRATION UNIT.

It is replaced every 3-6 months.

Denali pure GAC filter help reduce chlorine, fine sediment, odor, silt, rust.

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Denali Pure Brand  Granular Activated Carbon Filter- Denali Pure Brand

 Compatible with OmniFilter Water Filter Unit – Model U25

Denali Pure 6-Pack Granular Activated Carbon Filter

  1. CFS Granular Activated Carbon Filter

CFS CCI10CLW12 granular activated carbon filter is 10 inches capable of removing chlorine, fine sediment, odor, silt, rust.

The filter is NSF certified

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