BUYING BERKEY® PRODUCTS
Explore Berkey® systems, elements and accessories below. Then learn important buying information to ensure a great experience.
Selecting your system
Berkey® systems are the top choice for anyone who is considering a gravity-fed water purifier, and are available in seven different sizes. The system you select should accommodate the size of your space, the number of people you want to serve, and the reasons for which you will be using the water.
As a guide, consider the following: For typical daily use, multiply the number of people in your group by .5 gallons. In an emergency, multiply the number of people in your group by gallon. This is the recommended minimum amount of water you may anticipate using each day.
Black Berkey® Purification Elements
Powerful Black Berkey® Purification Elements are classified as water purifiers because they remove up to 99.999% of viruses and 99.9999% of pathogenic bacteria, while also removing or dramatically reducing protozoa, trihalomethanes, inorganic minerals, heavy metals, pharmaceuticals, pesticides, VOCs, petroleum products, perfluorinated chemicals, rust, silt, sediment and even radiologicals.
A pair of Black Berkey® Purification Elements is designed to last for up to 6,000 gallons, and do not have a TIME limitation. This means they are long-lasting, and will provide many years of use before needing replacement. Black Berkey® Purification Elements are an economical choice, averaging 2 cents per gallon of purified water. Also, Berkey® by NMCL has used several different independent labs, tested multiple samples, and performed Extreme-Testing for Lead and PFC’s in order to review the effectiveness of our Black Berkey®Purification Elements.