The reverse osmosis membrane is the heart of a reverse osmosis system. Typically all the system come with the membrane but has a life expectancy of two years. After that, you need to replace it and that’s where the Reverse Osmosis replacement Membrane comes in.
Reverse osmosis filters and membranes play a vital role in your reverse osmosis water system. It is recommended to change Reverse osmosis post and pre-filter after every 12 months and membrane after every 24 months. By doing so, you will make your Reverse Osmosis water system last longer.
Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane comparison Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane
1. GE Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane GE FX12M Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane (12 GPD)
The GE FX12M RO replacement membrane fits GE reverse osmosis water filtration systems with a model number that begins with PNRV12, GXRV10, or GXRM10.
It has a shelf life of 60 months and is recommended to change the filter every 6 months or 900 gallons.
The actual size of this membrane is 10-Inches (length) x 1-3/4-Inches (diameter)
GE Profile FQROMF Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane
GE Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane fits PXRQ15F, PNRQ15F, PNRQ20F, PNRQ20R, and PNRQ21R reverse osmosis filtration systems.
It is certified to reduce lead, arsenic, select chemicals, and 12 other contaminants
The Membrane should be replaced once a year/ after 12 months for the best filtration results
This filter is easy to replace it features a twist and lock design which is easy to replace, tool-free and no-mess filter replacement
The membrane is NSF/ANSI certified and has a shelf life of 60 months
GE MRO-MB Merlin RO Membrane, Single Unit, Black
The Merlin System uses 2 membrane filters to produce 748 gallons of purified water per day.
This filter has a shelf life of 8 months and if you are storing for later use make sure you keep it refrigerated.
The measurement of the membrane is 18 3/4″ x 3 1/4″
GE 24 GPD RO Reverse Osmosis Membrane
This membrane is compatible with ROM-26T, 155431-19, RO-3167, TFM-24-PL, and WRO-31687
2. iSpring reverse osmosis membrane
Ispring reverse osmosis membrane rejects impurities down to
The membrane is made of food-grade high capacity material and tested by independent third-party to meet NSF/ANSI Standards,
iSpring MC7 Reverse Osmosis Membrane
The iSpring MC7 RO membrane is tested by independent bodies to meet NSF/ANSI standards
This membrane is made of food grade high capacity material.
It has a capability of providing 75 gallons per day and lasts about 2-3 years depending on your source water quality.
The thin-film composite membrane high-quality membrane rejects a wide spectrum of impurities down to .0001 micron.
It is sized 11.75×1.75 inches which is standard-sized membrane that fits most RO systems.
This same model is available for
50 GPD (MC5) and 100 GPD (MC1) iSpring MS5 Dual-Flow 500GPD Reverse Osmosis (RO) Membrane Replacement
iSpring MS5 fits the light commercial RO system RCS5T.
It provides 500 gallons per day and Rejects wide spectrum of impurities down to .0001 micron
This membrane is sized 13.5” x 2.8” and needs to be replaced every 24 months or 2600 gallons of water
3. Express water Reverse Osmosis Membrane
Express Water – Reverse Osmosis Membrane is made with 100% FDA approved food-grade material and Inner layers made from polyamide thin-film composite
The membrane is tested and verified by independent laboratories to comply with NSF / ANSI Standard 58
Express Water – 2 Pack Reverse Osmosis Membrane
Express Water Reverse Osmosis Membrane catches contaminants as small as 0.0001um.
It provides 100 Gallons per Day filtration, works with 45-80 psi and water temperatures between 40-100℉.
This membrane is sized 11.75” X 1.75” which standard size that fits most reverse osmosis (RO) systems
It is recommended to change every one year
Each pack comes with two filters and the same capacity of 100GPD is available in a pack of
four and one. Express Water RO Membrane 50 GPD (FLTMEME50)
This express water reverse osmosis membrane provides 50 gallons per day.
It is compatible with systems such as
Culligan, 3M Aqua-Pure, GE, APEC, Pentek, Whirlpool, Global Water, iSpring DuPont, Costway, Olympia, Glacier Bay, Smart Aqua Life, Geekpure, Aquasana, US Aqua, and The Perfect Water
The membrane sized 11.75” X 1.75” and fits all standard 2” Outer Diameter (OD) membrane housing 11. 75” X 1. 75”
It is available in a pack of
The membrane comes packed in an airtight vacuum sealed packaging to prevent spoiling of your filter
It is recommended to replace the filter every year or less depending on your water quality.
4. Watts membrane Watts Premier RO Pure & Pure Plus 50 GPD Membrane
Watts premier RO pure and pure plus membrane provides 50GPD.
It is tested against NSF/ANSI 42 for chlorine Reduction/100 %
This filter is easy to change, it changes out at the push of a button.
The membrane will not fit the Watts 1/4 turn Quick Change Reverse Osmosis System
Watts Premier 560014 110009 24 GPD Membrane, 1-Pack
Watts Premier 560014 110009 Membrane provides 24 GPD.
It measures 1.8″ Diameter x 10.75 Total Length which is a good size to fit most standard RO system.
Note the membrane is not for use with the quick-change reverse osmosis systems
This model with yellow outer wrapping tape color is available in
5. APEC Membrane
APEC membrane is 10 inches to fit in most commonly available housings
APEC MEM-ES-50 50 GPD Membrane Replacement Filter
APEC MEM-ES-50 Membrane Replacement Filter provides 50 GPD.
It is standard sized membrane to use with reverse osmosis systems with 30-50 GPD
APEC Water Systems MEM-ES-75 75 GPD Membrane Replacement Filter
APEC Water Systems MEM-ES-75 provides 75 gallons per day.
Use this membrane as stage-4 on APEC ROES-75, ROES-PH75, and ROES-UV75 systems.
The membrane is standard sized to use with reverse osmosis systems with 60-90 GPD
It supposed to be replaced every 2-4 years depending with your water quality
Bonus video: How to replace reverse osmosis membrane and filter – Apec five-stage installation
6. Filmtec residential RO membrane Filmtec 75 GPD Filmtec Residential RO Membrane
Filmtec reverse osmosis membrane TW30-1812-75 element is NSF/ANSI Standard 58 listed.
This membrane provides 75 gallons of water per day
It fits in standard 1.8″ x 12″ residential RO membrane housings.
Filmtec membrane is available in other capacities such as
7. Membrane Solutions Reverse Osmosis Membrane Membrane Solutions Reverse Osmosis Membrane
Membrane Solutions Reverse Osmosis Membrane provides 50GPD.
This membrane had a standard size of 11.75” X 1.75” and fits in standard 1812/2012 residential RO membrane housings (2” Inner Diameter (ID)).
The membrane can take place of Watts Premier 560018 50 GPD, Dow Filmtec TW30-1812-50, Pentair TLC-50, GE TFM-50, AXEON TF-1812-50 model membrane.
It normally lasts about 24-36 months but this depends on your water quality and usage
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8. Dow Filmtec RO membrane Dow Filmtec, TW30-1812-100HR 100 GPD TFC High Rejection Membrane
Dow Filmtec, TW30-1812-100HR provide 100 gallons per day
This membrane size is 1.75-inch x 11.74-inch and fits in standard size of approximately 2-inch x 12-inch pressure vessels.
Filmtec reverse osmosis membrane TW30-1812-100HR element is NSF/ANSI Standard 58 listed.
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9. SimPure RO Membrane SimPure RO Membrane
SimPure RO Membrane provides 100 gallons per day
This RO membrane is verified by independent laboratory tests, compliance with FDA, NSF, ANSI 58 certification standards.
The Filter Size is 2.0″x12″ and Fits Standard 2″ ID Membrane Housings
Simpure Reverse Osmosis Membrane 100 GPD is available in a
pack of two
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Whirlpool WHEERM Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane
The WHEERM Replacement Membrane fits the WHAPSRO, WHAROS5 and WHER25 Reverse Osmosis Filtration Systems.
It works with the WHEERF Reverse Osmosis Replacement Filter Sets
This membrane is NSF certified to reduce 15 common contaminants found in water such as copper, cysts, lead, sodium and chloride
The system is certified to remove various contaminants such as dissolved solids, lead, sediment, cysts, chemicals, and chlorine taste and odor.
The whirlpool membrane should be replaced after two years to ensure the system operates properly
With patented UltraEase technology allows filter and membrane change hassle-free.
Featuring EZ-Change Indicator Light that notifies when it is time to change the filter.
Brondell H2O+ Circle RO Membrane Replacement Filter
RO MEMBRANE FILTER (RF-40) is for the Brondell Circle Reverse Osmosis system
It only needs to be changed every 2 years.
The filter features twist and seal filters that make filter replacement easy.
This filter is Gold Seal certified by WQA (Water Quality Association) for trusted performance
Global water G3 G5 Replacement Reverse Osmosis Water Filter
Global Water Replacement Reverse Osmosis Water Filter fits model G5RO G3RO G5CTRO WATER BOX RO
EcoPure ECOROM Reverse Osmosis Under Sink Replacement Water Membrane
EcoPure ECOROM membrane is designed for use in the EcoPure ECOP30 Reverse Osmosis Undersink Water Filtration System and Kenmore Reverse Osmosis Systems 42-38156 and 42-38556.
The filter should be replaced every 1-3 years.
It is certified by the National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) to reduce numerous contaminants, including chlorine taste & odor, sediment, cysts, lead, dissolved solids, and chemicals, such as arsenic (pentavalent), barium, cadmium, chromium (Vl), chromium (III), copper, nitrate, nitrite, radium, selenium, fluoride, turbidity, ammonium, bicarbonate, bromide, chloride, magnesium, sodium, sulfate, tannin, and zinc.
When it comes to filter change it features an encapsulated filter design meaning changing the water filter is quick and mess-free. You are only required to twist off the old water membrane and twist on the new one. The filter changing design requires no tools, no need to shut off the water supply, and no touching dirty filters.
AmazonBasics AMZN-TLRO4MC50T 4 RO Drinking Water System
AmazonBasics AMZN-TLRO4MC50T is stage 3 Reverse Osmosis Replacement Membrane made for Amazon Basics H2O Four-Stage Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration System.
It is recommended to change the filter every 2-3 years.
The membrane can handle up to 50 gallons of water per day and filters down to 1/10,000th of a micron
Installation of the filter is easy, with a simple twist-lock manifold makes changing the filter simple.
This membrane is tested and certified against NSF/ANSI standard 58 and 372.
It helps reduce contaminants such as total dissolved solids and harmful contaminants, including Fluoride, Lead, Arsenic, Chromium 6, Cysts, Turbidity, TDS, and Radium 226/228
DuPont WFROM1000X QuickTwist Reverse Osmosis Membrane
DuPont WFROM1000X fits DuPont 3-Stage Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water Filtration System.
With QuickTwist, 1/4 turn rapid and auto shut-off makes easy replacement with no mess
The filter lasts for 12 months.
Aquasana Replacement RO Membrane Filter, Stage 2, for Aquasana OptimH20 Reverse Osmosis Water Filter
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