UV light is one of the four methods approved by the USFDA. It will disinfect filtered water at a normal flow rate, providing one of the safest filtering systems available. Bacteria, viruses, and other micro-organisms are destroyed by interfering with the DNA and RNA in the organisms' reproductive cycles.
Once the UV light is on, it is recommended to not turn off the power unless it is necessary. Powering down the UV lamp causes the lamp to shorten its life.
Get the Microfilter UV-610 Light-Microfilter 1 GPM 6 Watt replacement lamp. This product is a crucial component of your system that must be changed every year in order to ensure optimum system purity. Since it renders microorganisms harmless when they pass through the UV rays, lamp maintenance is crucial. You get the safest, purest water by swapping outdated ones with new ones because a lamp can become weaker the longer it operates.
The following impurities from your drinking water are eliminated by the Microfilter UV-610 UV water filter lamp:
- Other biological pathogens
- Fittings: 1/4" Quick Connect
- Power: 6 Watts
- Model: UV-610
- Max Flow Rate: 1.0 GPM
- Lamp life: 9000 hours or 1 year.
**Ballast not included. Use ballast UV-610T120 or UV610T220