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What are carbon block water filters?

Carbon block filters are a common water filtration technology. Carbon block water filters contain pulverized activated carbon that is shaped into blocks under high pressure.They are typically more effective than granulated activated carbon filters because they have more surface area. Their effectiveness depends in part on how quickly water flows through.

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