Due to its porous structure, carbon is perfect for filtering purposes. Contaminants that can be found in water and which flow through activated carbon are intercepted (adsorbed) in pores and, as a result, water gets purified and free of toxins.
Silver affects microorganisms in the following ways:
• It damages their cell membranes, which results in cell degeneration
• It damages their DNA preventing them from proliferating
• It binds with enzymes and interferes with metabolic processes
• It binds with ribosomes preventing protein synthesis
Service life: 9 months.