Industrial compound

Limit values

WHO Limit

10 µg/L

EU Limit

1 µg/L

US Limit

5 ppb

EWG Limit

0.15 ppb


Carbon filters
Membrane filters


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    Reverse osmosis followed by activated carbon filtration for efficient removal of organic micropollutants from river bank filtrate, Water Science and Technology (2010)
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    An evaluation of the Pure Water Midi D Model ECP Distillation System, and the Pure Water A-12 Distillation System for removing select contaminants from drinking water, Scientific Report (1996)