How the Filter Works: GEIGERRIGâ€™s Pressurized Hydration system pushes water through the in-line water filter allowing you to drink and access fresh water while you are on the go. Yes, carrying a 1.05 oz in-line virus water filter on your backpacking trip is easier than loading your pack with water bottles and extra bladders.
This technology incorporates a unique combination of the most advanced water filtration techniques and media science available today. This patent pending design and manufacturing method has been thoroughly tested and certified by independent laboratories to consistently remove protozoan cysts, bacteria, and virus to ANSI/NSF Standard 52, and US EPA standards without the use of disinfecting chemicals such as chlorine, bromine, or iodine. This in-line filter provides high flows and long service life in the most compact, lightweight cartridge available today.
Filter Size: 1.05 oz. Save weight. Take less â€œextra stuffâ€ into the back country Use the water you find along the way
Filter Capacity: Gallons: Rated to filter up to 100 gallons of water. You now have a much greater range. 100 gallons can take you a long way!
Tested and Certified
=99.9% Protozoans (Cryptosporidium and Giardia)
=99.9999% Bacteria (Raoutella terrigena)
=99.99% Virus (MS-2 Bacteriophage)
UQCâ„¢ Patented Universal Quick Connect Technology: allows easy, leak free connection to all major brands of hydration systems. Patented independent, two button design prevents accidental releases, while smooth lines prevent UQC connections from getting â€œhung-upâ€ on equipment. Patent #s
Replaceable Cartridge: reduces waste, and replacement cost
Activated Coconut Shell Carbon: reduces waterborne chemicals, improves taste and eliminates offensive odors
Antimicrobial Technology: suppresses the growth of bacteria, algae, fungus, mold and mildew within the filter media