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Which Water Filters are Best for Removing Lead?

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Lead in drinking water is "one of the greatest environmental threats we face as a country."

So said Scott Pruitt, head of the EPA in early 2018. 

He also said that the agency hopes to eliminate the problem in the next ten years, but apparently there is no plan in place to accomplish that goal. Hmm.

Are you concerned about lead in your drinking water?

If so, I have a suggestion for you. Don't wait around for the government to fix the problem for you. You might be waiting for a long, long time. 

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Best Countertop Gravity Water Filters 2020 Edition

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Gravity filters have been around for years, and traditionally they've been used mainly by survivalists. But as problems with the safety of our water supply have grown, so has interest in this kind of water filtration. They're not just for preppers anymore!

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Santevia: An Alkaline Water System that Filters Fluoride, Too!

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If you've been looking for a countertop gravity filter that makes water more alkaline and also removes fluoride, you know it's about impossible to find one.

Until now.

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Best Water Filter Options for Travel

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You've done all you can to make sure that you have clean safe drinking water at home. But what about when you're away from home?

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Big Berkey Water Filter Review: Your Questions Answered!

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Big Berkey gravity water filter

Shop for the Big Berkey and accessories at BerkeyFilters.com.

I've owned a Berkey water filter for years, and I'm a big fan.

Earlier, I wrote the Berkey Water Filter Buyers Guide covering all six models and how to choose the right one. But since the Big Berkey is the most popular one, I thought it should get its own post.

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Berkey Water Filter Buyers Guide

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Are you considering buying a Berkey water filter?

If so, you probably have some questions you want answered before you take the plunge.

I've owned a Berkey filter for several years, and I've also done a lot of technical research on it.  So I wrote this review to help you decide if it's the right choice for you.

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Propur Water Filter Review: How Good is It? (here’s what I found out)

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I'll admit it. I'm partial to Berkey water filters. I've owned one for years, and I've been happy with it. It's the only brand of gravity water filter that I knew about when I bought it.

But then I came across Propur, a brand that's been giving Berkey a run for the money.

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Best Fluoride Water Filters: 2020 Buyers Guide

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When I learned about the bad effects that fluoride can have on our health, I knew that I had to do something to protect myself and my family.

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My Review of the AquaCera Gravity Water Filter

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Several of my readers asked me about the AquaCera water filter in the comments on my review of the best countertop gravity water filters.

When I first wrote that review, I wasn't really familiar with AquaCera, but it was on my list of filters to check out.

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Alexapure Pro: The Affordable Gravity Water Filter

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Are you looking for a gravity type water filter that works well but won't cost you an arm and a leg?

If you are, then you need to check out the Alexapure Pro water filtration system.

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