"The Aquagear 8 cup Water Filter Pitcher is one of the more expensive water filter pitchers on the market, but what makes it unique is the fact that it can filter up to 150 gallons of water before it’s filter needs to be replaced. It is tested to remove 71 water contaminants from your water supply, including fluoride, lead, trihalomethanes ,mercury and chlorine. And the filters are not only made in the United States, but are also made out of 100% FDA-approved food grade materials, 100% recyclable, 100% vegan.
One other great thing about the Aquagear water filters, is their is also a humanitarian aspect of your purchase. Where the company donates water filters to people in need in countries such as Uganda, Tanzania, or Cameroon, where people are in desperate need of clean drinking water."