Top Ten Questions to Ask Before Purchasing a
Water Treatment System
Is the system Certified by NSF?
Multi-Pure is certified by NSF under Standard 42- Aesthetic effects for Chlorine, Chloramines and Particulate Matter. Multi-Pure is also certified under Standard 53- Health Effects for asbestos, certain endocrine disrupters, cysts, lead, mercury, MTBE, trihalomethanes, turbidity, and VOCs (51 chemicals & pesticides).
Is the system Certified or registered by the states of California, Iowa and Wisconsin?
Is there a warranty on the housing?
Yes, 25 years on stainless steel units; 5 years on plastic unit.
Is there a replaceable filter? If so, is it easy to change?
Yes and Yes!
How often should the filter be changed?
Once a year or 600-1200 gallons*
How long has the company been in business?
Multi-Pure has been in business since 1970.
Does the System remove the natural, healthy trace minerals such as calcium, magnesium, and potassium?
Does it use electricity or waste water?
Is the System easy to use?
Yes. Multi-Pure does not require storage of water and there is no delay time in treating the water.
Do you want a system that can reduce a wide range of contaminants?
*Depending upon which unit is being used. MP1200EL has 1200 gallon capacity. MP750Sx and MPAD have 750 gallon capacities. MP880SB/SC has a 600 gallon capacity. MP880EL has a 960 gallon capacity.
**According to Hamilton and Whitney's Nutrition, "soft water [water with the minerals removed] appears to contribute to a higher incidence of hypertension and heart disease in areas where it is used. Hard water [that retains its beneficial, naturally-occurring minerals] may oppose these conditions."
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