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Pentek EP-20BB Carbon Block Water Filters (20-inch x 4-5/8-inch)

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Pentek EP-20BB Carbon Block Water Filters (20-inch x 4-5/8-inch)

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$50.99 (Retail Price: $69.77 )
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Pentek EP-20BB Filter Advantages

Pentek EP-20BB water filters produce healthier, better-tasting drinking water. The Pentek EP20-BB filter cartridge's high dirt-holding capacity is maximized utilization of the carbon block. The Pentek EP-20BB water filter is highly effective at reducing bad taste & odor and the unpleasant taste of chlorine taste & odor. The Pentek EP20-BB water filter cartridges are versatile and combine the long life of carbon block filtration with the higher dirt-holding capacity of wound, carbon-impregnated paper cartridges.

Pentek EP-20BB Filter Construction and Design

Pentek EP-20BB filter cartridges are manufactured using a patented process. A high porosity design helps prevent the cartridge from plugging before its adsorption capacity is exhausted, maximizing the utilization of the carbon while maintaining low pressure drop. The Pentek EP-20BB filter cartridges are protected by Endurawrap, a uniquely formulated polyolefin bilaminate prefilter, designed to significantly increase the useful life of the cartridge by trapping sediment that typically plugs carbon block cartridges. Pentek EP-20BB cartridges are manufactured entirely from FDA-compliant materials making them an ideal choice for a wide range of residential, food service, commercial and industrial applications.


For additional spec information please see the "Specs" tab and read the Pentek EP-20BB User Guide


NOTE: Do not use with water that is microbiologically unsafe or of unknown quality without adequate disinfection before or after the system.

NOTE: Cartridges will contain a very small amount of carbon fines (very fine black powder) and a new cartridge after installation should be flushed with sufficient water to remove all traces of the fines from your water system before using the water. Each time you use your filtered water tap for drinking or cooking purposes it is recommended that you run (flush) the tap for at least 20 seconds prior to using water.

NOTE: Micron ratings based on 85% or greater removal of given particle size. The Pentek EP-20BB water filter is the same filter as the Everpure EV910845 filter, Everpure DEV910845 filter, Everpure CGT-204 filter, and CUNO CFS215-2 filter. Nominal 5 micron Pentek EP-20BB Carbon Briquette Water Filter Cartridge.

  • Filters contaminants down to 5 microns in size
  • Provides refreshing great tasting water in every glass
  • Supports a flow rate of up to 4 gallons per minute (gpm) to meet modern home water demands
  • Fits within housings designed to fit standard sized 20 x 4.5 inch whole house filters.
  • Made in the U.S.A.
  • Genuine OEM Product
Reduces the following contaminants:
  • Bad Taste and Odor
  • 90% of Chlorine Taste & Odor
  • Dirt
  • The PENTEK-EP-20BB does not reduce fluoride
  • Sand
  • Sediment
  • Silt
Used In Brands Ametek, Culligan, Pentek, US Filter
Manufacturer's Id EP-20BB
UPC 051678583432
Advertised Size (in) 20 x 4-1/2
Actual Size (in) 20 inches (length) x 4 5/8 inches (outside diameter)
Actual Size (cm) 50.8 x 11.7475
Media Bonded Powder-Activated Carbon
Materials of Construction End Caps: Polypropylene, Netting: Polyethylene, Gaskets: Buna-N
Filter Life (gallons) 40,000
Filter Life (liters) 151,416.40
Filter Life (months) 6 months
Micron Rating (Nominal) 5
Operating Temperature (°F) 40 - 180
Operating Temperature (°C) 4.4 - 82.2
Flow Rate (gpm) 4
Flow Rate (lpm) 15.142
Color / Finish White
Certifications NSF/ANSI Standard 42
Includes One Pentek EP-20BB 20 x 4.5 inch Carbon Block Water Filter
Primary Filter Media Carbon Block
101-298 | 15-041-00 | 155583-03 | 155583-43 | 55898-03 | 854306-13 | AP815-2 | CFS215-2 | DEV9108-45 | EP-20BB | EP20-BB | EV910503 | TIER1-EP5-20BB

  • Pentek EP-20BB Water Filtration Housings:
  • 155583 Pentek EP20-BB filter fits in housings for 20 inch Big Blue water filters.
  • Fits Culligan / USFilter / Ametek / Pentek 20" Big Blue Whole House Water Filter System