Aquacera biscuit AquaVas stoneware gravity water filter is made from Their recipe of processed clay. Each piece is hand-finished, and the glaze is sprayed by hand, it is truly an artisan piece. Our glaze is lead-free and made on site. The AquaVas™ holds 2 AquaCera® gravity filter elements in the upper reservoir, and the lower reservoir holds 2 gallons of filtered water ready for use. The upper reservoir holds 1 gallon of water ready for filtering.
The AquaVas brings gravity filters back to their pottery origins with this unique and highly attractive alternative to stainless steel units. Finished in an off-white glaze, the AquaVas is designed for daily use at home or work, or just about anywhere.
The AquaVas is manufactured in the USA.
Fully assembled the AquaVas measures 20” high with the lid in place. The diameter is 9.5” wide.
CeraMetix GF filter elements utilize our class-leading ceramic microporous outer shell combined with our AquaMetix® granular core technology.
AquaMetix® is made from the highest quality NSF component certified (ANSI 61) coconut shell based activated carbon and other superior adsorbent materials including B2 (ANSI 61).
The ceramic shell and our AquaMetix granular combines mechanical filtration and physical absorption processes to reduce a wide variety of drinking water contaminants of both aesthetic and health concerned.
The pore structure of the ceramic enables sufficient contact time for AquaMetix® to be ideally suited to improving taste and odor as well as reducing chlorine, chloramine, volatile organic compounds, MTBE, lead, mercury, asbestos, arsenic, and fluoride. The cleanable ceramic shell is designed to remove suspended solids, pathogenic bacteria, and cysts. The CeraMetix® elements have been tested in accordance with NSF protocols for cyst, turbidity, particulates, lead, chloramines and chlorine reduction.
- Pathogenic bacteria—>99.9999% (ALcontrol Laboratories) Cholera, Typhoid, Salmonella, E. Coli, Fecal Coliform
- Cysts—100% (ALcontrol Laboratories) Cryptosporidium Parvum, Giardia Lamblia
- Sediment—100% absolute to 0.5 micron (IBR Laboratories)
- Fluoride— >85%
- VOC—Volatile Organic Compounds—>98%
- Metals—Aluminum, Iron, Mercury, Nickel & Zinc—>98%
- Pharmaceutical Compounds—Acetaminophen, Progesterone,
- Ibuprofen, Naproxen Sodium—>95%
*filters will fit most competitor type gravity feed systems
7" 900 gallons
Tested to meet or exceed ANSI/NSF Standards 42 & 53 for specified claims
Manufactured in the USA
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When you put the water in the container, can you drink it right away, or do you have to wait a period of time.
You can drink it right away after it goes through the filters.
How much do the filters cost?
Here is the link to the replacement filters.
Aquacera CeraMetix for Gravity Filters
How often do filters need to be changed?
Each filter has a filtering capacity of 900 gallons.
what is the size of the all thing
Fully assembled the AquaVas™ measures 20” high with
the lid in place. The diameter is 9.5” wide.
Do you get two Cerametix filters when you order the stoneware water filter or do they have to be ordered separately?
They come with 2 CeraMetix filters.
Is the ceramic glaze also cadmium free?
Yes it is!!! It is made by a USA company and sold here in the US as well to retailers, for potable water, food storage, food bowls etc. Completely Cadmium free and safe