BOTTOM LINE: USE A FINAL BARRIER SYSTEM
Make sure you’re prepared for your next outdoor adventure. Berkey® gravity-fed water purification systems equipped with Black Berkey® Purification Elements are capable of treating raw, questionable sources during emergencies or extreme off-grid scenarios— yet are also enjoyed every day. Black Berkey® Purification Elements have been proven to remove greater than 99.999% of viruses and greater than 99.9999% of pathogenic bacteria, while also removing or dramatically reducing trihalomethanes, inorganic minerals, heavy metals, pharmaceuticals, pesticides, VOCs, petroleum products, perfluorinated chemicals, rust, silt, sediment and even radiologicals. You can enjoy clean, delicious purified water that retains the healthy minerals your body needs for less than 2 cents per gallon of purified water. A pair of Black Berkey® Purification Elements lasts up to 6,000 gallons, or approximately five years with typical use.