The Omnipure (Q5686) is a GAC/Phosphate water filter. This filter features the optional Twist Tap in-head valve system, which automatically turns the supply water off when the body is disconnected from the head. This filter can be used in ice makers, refrigerators, beverage equipment, drinking fountains, under the sink systems, and reverse osmosis systems. This filter aids in the removal of taste, odor and chlorine taste and odor along with a polyphosphate scale inhibitor.Omnipure Q5686 GAC & Phosphate Water Filter Specs:Dimensions: 2.5" W X 12" LFlow Rate: .5 GPMMaximum Pressure: 125 PSIGMaximum Temperature: 100 FService Life: 6 Months or 2000 GallonsFiltration Media: Granulated Activated Carbon with Polyphosphate Scale InhibitorReduces: Chlorine Taste & OdorReduces: Particulates Class 1Reduces: Scale and Lime ScaleVolume Cubic Inch: 35.5Fitting Size: This Q-Series filter is a replacement filter and must be used with an existing Q-Series head. The Q-Series heads are available in 1/4" Quick-Connect fittings, 1/4" NPT female threads, or 3/8" NPT female threads.