The filter shall remove free chlorine to a level below 0.05 mg/L when operated within normal operating specifications. The
system shall provide continuous filtered water through the use of a duplex (two tank) configuration. System backwashes shall be
initiated by a water meter. The water meter shall measure the processed volume and be adjustable. Backwash Control Valve
The backwash control valve shall be top mounted (top of media tank), and manufactured from non-corrosive materials. Control
valve shall not weight more than four pounds. Control valve shall provide service and backwash control for two media tanks.
Inlet and outlet ports shall accept a quick connect, double O-ring sealed adapter. Interconnection between tanks shall be made
through the control valve with a quick connect adapter. Control valve shall operate using a minimum inlet pressure of 15 psi.
Pressure shall be used to drive all valve functions. No electric hook-up shall be required. Control valve shall incorporate three
operational cycles including; service, backwash and service flow rinse. The control valve will prevent the by-pass of unfiltered
water to service during the backwash cycle. Media Tanks
The tanks shall be designed for a maximum working pressure of 125 psi (8.8 kg/cm2) and hydrostatically tested at 300 psi.
Tanks shall be made of fiberglass-reinforced polypropylene with a 2.5" threaded top opening. Eachtank shall be NSF approved.
Upper and lower distribution system shall be of a slot design. They will provide even distribution of regeneration water and the
collection of processed water. Filtration Media
Each system shall include acid washed carbon media. The media shall be solid, of a proper particle size, 20-40 mesh.
Chlorine Removal Filter — This single-tank unit is a simple solution to whole home chlorine removal and a great addition to any Kinetico water softener. It not only provides chlorine-free water to every faucet in your home, it also protects your water softener from the harsh effects of chlorine.
Whole house filter media replacement process
System shall remove free chlorine to less than 0.05 mg/L when operated in accordance with the operating instructions. The
system shall include one tank. This simplex system is designed to operate in an upflow mode. This configuration allows the unit
to run in service without the need for a backwash cycle. Media Tanks
The tanks shall be designed for a maximum working pressure of 125 psi and hydrostatically tested at 300 psi. Tanks shall be
made of polyethylene and reinforced with a fiberglass wrapping. Each tank shall include a 2.5 inch threaded top opening. Each
tank shall be NSF approved. Upper and lower distribution system shall be of a slot design. Distributors will provide even flow of
Each system shall include an activated, acid washed carbon. The media shall be between 8 and 16 Mesh in particle size.