Reduces sediment, chlorine taste and odor
Cartridge manufactured using proprietary polypropylene material for sediment reduction
High quality granular activated carbon increases surface area for adsorption
Average cartridge life: 6 months (incoming water quality may affect cartridge life)
Santoprene gaskets on both ends help provide sealing within housings, which helps to prevent bypass of unfiltered water
Materials are FDA CFR-21 compliant*
The 3M Aqua-Pure Whole House Standard Diameter Water Filter Drop-in Replacement Cartridge AP117 for the AP100 & standard and large diameter Stainless Steel Housing Series, is a good choice in water filtration. This standard 3” diameter by 9.8” length drop-in cartridge is manufacturer tested and verified to reduce sediment down to 5 micron nominal as well as chlorine taste and odor.
The 3M Aqua-Pure Whole House Standard Diameter Water Filter Drop-in Replacement Cartridge AP117 for the AP100 & standard and large diameter Stainless Steel Housing Series, is a good choice in water filtration. This standard 3” diameter drop-in cartridge is manufacturer tested and verified to reduce sediment down to 5 micron nominal as well as chlorine taste and odor.
5 micron nominal
Average life: 6 months (incoming water quality may affect cartridge life)
Flow Rate: 3 gpm/11.4 lpm
3 in/7.62 cm by 9.8 in/24.9 cm
25-125 psi/172-862 kPa pressure range
40-100°F/4.4-37.8°C temperature range
To maximize system performance and efficiency, regularly scheduled maintenance including replacement of the filter cartridges at the required interval, at the rated capacity, or sooner if a reduction in water flow occurs is required. Filter life is dependent on actual use and incoming water quality.
Excellence in Filtration Technology
3M branded water filtration products have been addressing water quality issues for over 50 years. 3M products offer a wide range of solutions designed to address many types of water quality concerns. Third-party certifications, such as NSF and WQA, are an advantage provided on many 3M water quality improvement solutions. 3M, a household brand name, is a known leader in filtration technology recognized for innovation, trust and quality around the world.
Having clean and clear drinking water in your home is both a pleasure and a reassurance that you're giving your family the best. With a water filtration system from 3M Purification, you can provide filtered drinking water for every member of your family. From whole home water filtration to drinking water systems, look to 3M Purification to help you find the right solution.
A Global History of Innovation
For more than a century, 3M has applied innovation and technology to improving our customers’ lives and supporting their business goals. Today the company, from its headquarters in St. Paul, Minnesota, serves industrial and commercial customers and consumers in nearly 200 countries. The 3M brand, across thousands of products, represents consistency, superior quality, and value. Our success begins with our culture of creative collaboration that inspires a never ending stream of powerful technologies and product solutions that make life better. We have an ability to apply our technologies – often in combination – to an endless array of real-world customer needs. Of course, all of this made possible by the people of 3M, and their singular commitment to make life easier and better for people around the world. 3M is committed to providing innovative, cost-effective products that help protect people, equipment, and our environment. 3M Purification Inc. (formerly CUNO Incorporated), provides filtration and separation solutions for residential, food service, science labs, industrial, marine, and other applications.
*Surfaces that are in contact with water are FDA CR-21 compliant