These Kits give you Fresh Drinking Water for Survival Situations and Every Day Use

Berkey Water Purifiers vs Top Consumer Brands

 

Model Big Berkey with 2 Black Berkey Elements Aquasana Countertop 
AQ-4000 
Brita On Tap Filtration System
OPFF-100
Brita Classic Water Pitcher
35548
Retail Price (USD) $258.00 $124.99 $18.99 $21.60
Replacement Filter Cost / Filter Life in Gallons $107.00 /
6,000 Gallons
$59.99 /
500 Gallons
$18.99 /
94 Gallons
$7.99 /
40 Gallons
Capable of Purifying Untreated Rain, Lake, River, or Pond Water Yes No No No
Cost / Gallon 0.017 cents / Gallon 0.11 cents / Gallon 0.20 cents / Gallon 0.20 cents / Gallon
Replacement Filter Cost / Year 
(based on filtering 18.5 Gallons per week, 
960 Gallons a year)
$17 / year
$115 / year
$194 / year
$193 / year
1st Year Cost 
(includes price of initial product)
$258.00
$154.99
$194.00

$206.61
2nd Year Cost $0.00 $115.39 $194.00
$193.00
3rd Year Cost $0.00 $115.39 $194.00
$193.00
4th Year Cost $0.00 $115.39 $194.00
$193.00
5th Year Cost $0.00 $115.39 $194.00
$193.00
5 Year Total Cost $258.00 $616.55 $970.00 $978.61
Operates Without Water Pressure Yes No No Yes
Pathogenic Bacteria, Cysts and Parasites:
E. Coli - Klebsiella - Pseudomonas Aeruginosa - Giardia -
Cryptosporidium - Raoultella Terrigena
Exceeds purification standards:
>99.9999%
Pathogenic Bacteria: No
Cysts: >99.99%
Parasites: No
Pathogenic Bacteria: No
Cysts: >99.99%
Parasites: No
No
Viruses: (MS2 - Fr Coliphage)
>99.999% No No No
Pesticides removed to below detectable limits No No No
Herbicides removed to below detectable limits No No No
Chlorine removed to below detectable limits >97.4% >97.5% >97%
Aluminum up to 95% No No No
Copper up to 95% No No >95%
Iron up to 95% No No No
Lead up to 95% >99.3% >99.3% No
Mercury up to 95% >96.6% No >95%
Cadmium up to 95% No No >97%
Chromium up to 95% No No No
Volatile Organic Compounds:
Ex. Atrazine, Benzine, Carbon, Chloroform, 
Ethylene Dibromide, Lindane, 
Tetrachloroethylene, Tetrachloride
removed to below detectable limits >99% >99% No
Radiologicals:
Radon 222
removed to below detectable limits No No No
Fluoride, Arsenic and Other Residual Heavy Metal Ions up to 99.75% reduction with additional Berkey PF-2 filter No No No

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