Although the Aqua Tru reverse osmosis water filtration system is one of the more expensive options available, it is also one of the best ro system selections you will have to choose from. In this ro water filtration system review we will discuss the main features of this four-stage countertop filtration system that requires no installation and is made of BPA-free material.
If you are tired of spending money on bottled water and don’t have the space for the larger undersink reverse osmosis systems, then this sleek and compact system may be perfect for your home. It is designed to take up minimal space and provides you with water that is safe to drink—and the best part, you can take it with you wherever you go if you want to! The best part about this system, however, is how easy it is to use! Just press the dispense button whenever you need a drink and you are ready to go.
This system uses a 4-stage filtration process (which we will discuss more later) to effectively and efficiently remove arsenic, carcinogens, chlorine, chromium, copper, drug residue, Fluoride, hormones, lead, microplastics, radium, toxins, and many other contaminants from your tap water.
Not only does this system claim to remove between 93 to 99 percent of these contaminants, but it is actually NSF certified and third party tested (by IAMPO) to get rid of the contaminants (like the ones mentioned above) that your water may be filled with.
Moreover, if you are worried that this reverse osmosis water filtration system won’t be the right fit for you, then you are in luck because the company actually offers a 100% satisfaction guarantee with your purchase. This system has been extensively tested and has earned certifications that back up their claims, so you can trust that it will deliver the quality of water you are looking for.
The Aqua Tru countertop reverse osmosis system features 4 different filtration stages to ensure that you get water that is free of 1000’s of different contaminants and that is safe to drink—all without sacrificing taste. Check out a brief description of each of the four stages below.
Stages 1 and 2: Prefiltration
The first stage of this system features a mechanical pre-filter to rid your water supply of larger contaminants—like sediment and rust—to ensure they don’t make it to the reverse osmosis membraned. The second stage is another prefilter (the reverse osmosis pre-filter) and this filter will further clear your water of contaminants, like chlorine, that could damage the reverse osmosis membrane.
Stage 3: Reverse Osmosis
The reverse osmosis membrane is the third step in the Aqua Tru system’s filtration process. Here the smallest contaminants will be removed from your water supply to further purify the water you drink
and ensure that your are not ingesting harmful chemicals or contaminants.
Stage 4: Activated Carbon Filter
The final step used by this system is the activated carbon filter. Here your water will further be purified of any contaminants, chemicals, and unwanted odor or tasted so you get great tasting, purified water.
Materials, Installation, and Maintenance
If you are looking for a sleek and compact system that takes up minimal space and that you can easily take with you if, or when, you move, then this is one of the best options to consider. It is made of BPA free plastic and is pretty lightweight. Yes, it is pricey—but the benefits this reverse osmosis water filtration system offers far outweigh your initial investment.
As far as installation and set up go, this is definitely the easiest reverse osmosis system to get set up. It requires absolutely no installation or plumbing hook ups—so you don’t have to worry about spending hours trying to read installation instructions or getting it set up properly. All you have to do to get this system ready to use is pick a spot on your countertop.
No one wants to deal with constantly maintaining their system—and the less you have to perform maintenance, the better! With this Aqua Tru reverse osmosis countertop system you will need minimal effort to ensure it continuous to run smoothly. It comes with a digital display that lets you know when it is time to replace your filters, so you won’t have to guess when it is time to do so. The filters are also really easy to change thanks to the system’s twist and seal technology. Depending on use, the system’s filters will last you anywhere from six months to two years. Your purchase will also come with access to the brand’s technical support team as well as an instructional guide that you can keep for reference.
Pros and Cons
• Sleek and compact
• BPA free
• No installation needed
• NSF certified
• Filters are easy to replace
• Very portable
• Not for large households
• Less versatile than other systems
The Aqua Tru ro system is perfect for smaller households and anyone or looking for a more portable system. It is able to purify up to one gallon in fifteen minutes or less and is worth the investment. This system is NSF certified for quality and safety and maintenance is definitely easy and hassle free!