Pentek EPM-5C Carbon Block Water Filters (4-7/8-inch x 2-7/8-inch)
The Pentek EPM-5C cartridges are a modified version of our EPM Series cartridge. An economical price makes this cartridge suitable for taste, odor and chlorine taste & odor reduction, as well as sediment filtration. The Pentek EPM-5C water filter has low pressure drop. Manufactured entirely from FDA compliant materials making them an ideal choice for a wide range of residential, food service, commercial and industrial applications. Pentek EPM-5C water filters are an ideal choice for a wide range of residential, food service, commercial and industrial applications. They also make excellent polishing filters or prefilters in applications requiring fine filtration and high capacity. NOTE: Do not use with water that is microbiologically unsafe or of unknown quality without adequate disinfection before or after the system. NOTE: Pentek EPM-5C water filter 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. Pentek EPM-5C water filter is a Nominal 10 micron Modified Epsilon Carbon-Briquette Cartridge. NOTE: When greater chlorine taste & odor reduction is needed, use the Pentek CBC-5 carbon water filter.