Shower Filter Comparison

Shower Filter Comparison

Chlorine Shower Filter Comparison Chart

Brand
Filter Media Technology
Claimed Filter Life
Claimed Chlorine Reduction
Initial Impact on Water Pressure
Impact on Shower Head Height
Unfiltered Chlorine Level
Water Temp During Testing Unfiltered
Initial Cost
Model Number
Filter Type
Claimed Filter Capacity
Observed Chlorine Reduction*
Filtered Chlorine Level
Temp Range During Testing Filtered
1 st Year Estimated Total Cost
Aquasana
KDF55D/ Carbonized Coconut Shell
6 Months
Not Specified
None Observed
Little or no impact
1.67 ppm
105
$65
AQ-4100
Replaceable
10,000
36%
1.06 ppm
100-105
$110
Paragon
KDF/GAC
6 Months
95%
None Observed
Little or no impact
1.67 ppm
105
$35
P-2201
Replaceable
10,000
38%
1.04 ppm
100-105
$50
RainShower
KDF/Quartz
6 Months
95%
None Observed
3″-4″ Drop
1.67 ppm
105
$35
CQ-1000
Replaceable
10,000
39%
1.02 ppm
100-105
$60
Sprite
KDF/Chlorgon
12 Months
100%
None Observed
3″-4″ Drop
1.67 ppm
105
$35
HOC
Replaceable
10,000
99%
0.02 ppm
100-105
$55
Wellness
Ceramics/ Japanese Minerals
18 Months
Not Specified
None Observed
1″-2″ Drop
1.67 ppm
105
$250
Wellness Shower
Replaceable
24,000
29%
1.2 ppm
100-105
$250
Vitashower
Ascorbic Acid/Vitamin C
12 Months
100%
None Observed
1″-2″ Drop
1.67 ppm
105
$40
SF-1
Fixed
15,000
99%
0.01 ppm
100-105
$40
Multi-Pure
KDFR/Quartz
6 Months
90%
None Observed
3″-4″ Drop
1.67 ppm
105
$40
SFFH
Replaceable
Not Specified
39%
1.01 ppm
100-105
$60
Crystal Quest
KDF/GAC
6 Months
Not Specified
None Observed
3″-4″ Drop
1.67 ppm
105
$35
Luxury Shower
Replaceable
Not Specified
19%
1.3 ppm
100-105
$55


Now that you’ve seen the results of independent testing, choose the best: Vitashower.