We are delighted to introduce the latest addition to our product range the Kinetic Water Shower Filter. Now that we know about the benefits of an alkaline water filter, the environmental and financial impacts of filtering your drinking water and the contaminants that can be present in tap water supplies - it’s time to establish the benefits of taking Kinetic Water from the kitchen into the bathroom.
The Kinetic Water Shower Filter has leading three-stage filtration technology which removes chlorine and contaminants from your shower water. The three stages of the filter are: KDF 55, Calcium Sulfite and Activated Carbon.
KDF 55 is created with granulated copper and zinc-based properties which creates zinc oxide which restricts the growth of bacteria in the filter cartridge, while removing lead, hexavalent chromium 6, pesticides and turns chlorine into a benign water-soluble salt.
Calcium sulphite is a chemical compound made with the formula CaSO₃x and is highly effective at removing chlorine at high temperatures. In the shower we are more vulnerable to the contaminants present in our water systems because our skin absorbs chemicals more quickly than our stomachs and at hot temperatures, chemicals like chlorine, evaporate into gases which are inhaled. The American Journal of Public Health stated that up to two-thirds of harmful chlorine exposure may be due to skin absorption and inhalation while showering. Combined with the KDF 55 layer of filter, these risks are eliminated by removing chlorine from your water supply.
The activated carbon element of the filter uses coconut shells granules to remove chemicals and chlorine by products, trihalomethanes (THMs). Due to the structure of the filter allowing KDF 55 and calcium sulphite to work to remove the chlorine before it reaches the activated carbon section, the carbon is left to remove chemicals and THMs alone which extends the life of this layer.
Removal of the contaminants like chlorine, lead and pesticides from shower water is particularly important for people with skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis. In many cases showering in chlorinated water causes irritation, itchiness and worsens dryness for people with these conditions, making removal of these properties from shower water imperative. While we all benefit from eradicating unwanted contaminants from shower water, it is most important for those who are looking for ways prevent dry skin conditions or flare-ups of existing skin problems.
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