Shower Filters - Chlorine Shower Filter / Vitashower USA & Canada
What is the Vitashower filtering media?
100% Pharmaceutical Grade Vitamin C. How does Vitashower remove chlorine and chloramines from water?
Vitashower utilizes ascorbic acid (vitamin C) chemistry for
dechlorination. Vitamin C does not hold the chlorine; it turns free
chlorine and chlorine by-products into a harmless compound. Is there scientific evidence that Vitamin C can be used in dechlorination?
Yes. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Risk Management
Research Laboratory demonstrated that Vitamin C is a safe and fast
dechlorination agent. Click Research for detailed information. How much Vitamin C is in the Vitashower filter?
There are 250 grams of Vitamin C in each Vitashower cartridge. One gram
of Vitamin C will neutralize 1 ppm (part per million) chlorine in 100
gallons of water. What is the advantage of Vitamin C?
Vitamin C is the safest and healthiest dechlorination process. It not
only fully neutralizes both chlorine and chloramines but also provide
additional nutrients for skin and hair. Has Vitamin C ever been used in dechlorination?
Yes. Vitamin C dechlorination has a lengthy history. It has been used
in EPA and APHA methods for the dechlorination of lab samples. In the
medical industry, it is the standard for critical applications such as
dialysis, where the introduction of chlorinated water or toxic chemical
would be catastrophic. Does Vitashower filter require maintenance?
No. Vitashower does not need any maintenance. You screw it in once and
then enjoy chlorine-free showers. Do I have to back flush the Vitashower filter?
No. How long will the Vitashower last and how much water will it filter?
A Vitashower shower filter will process approximately 15,000
Gallons (57,000 litres) of water. On average it will last about 10-12 months for a family of 2 or 3. (Based on average shower time per person (8 mins) and average water use per shower of 3 gallons per minute).
This is about 300-400% longer than a KDF shower filter. Temperature and pressure of the water have no effect on
Does Vitashower have a replaceable cartridge?
Yes, we recommend replacement approximately every 10 months.Does the Vitashower filter reduce the flow rate?
No noticeable change of flow rate is found after the Vitashower filter is installed. Does the performance of Vitashower depend on water temperature or pressure?
No. The Vitashower works for any water temperature (hot or cold), any
water pressure (high or low) and any quality of water as long as the
ordinary shower head works. Can I use my own shower head with the Vitashower filter?
Yes, you use your own showerhead. Is the Vitashower filter easy to install?
Yes, simply screw the filter inlet onto your existing shower arm. What is the warranty on the shower head water filter?
There is a one year warranty on the filter body and 90 days on the filter cartridge. What are the Vitabath tablets?
Vitamin tablets that fully neutralize the chlorine in baths and hot tubs. How many Vitabath tablets are needed for a bath?
One Vitabath tablet is good for one bath. It's capable of treating 100
Gallons of water. The volume of an ordinary bath tub is about 50
Gallons. Therefore, half of the vitamin is useful in providing
additional nutrients for skin and hair. Can I use Vitabath tablets for the dechlorination of my fish tank?
Yes. They are safe and effective for dechlorination of fish tanks. One
tablet is capable of neutralizing 100 Gallons of water. Can I use Vitabath tablets in the laundry?
Yes. Chlorine is a common ingredient of detergents. During the rinse
cycle, adding a Vitabath tablet to your washing machine will neutralize
chlorine and protect cloth fibers against chlorine attack.
| What our Customers Say: |
"I love the way my hair and skin feels now! Bye bye Chicago water! A+."
Nancy Nguyen, Chicago, IL
"This is my 2nd filter, it's great for soft skin and shiny, smooth hair."
Sheryl Horst Warren, IN
our experience that the Vitashower filter helps keep hair color from
fading. It keeps red and copper colors lasting longer, and prevents
brassy tones in the blonds (especially for streaks)."
Magali Messager, Coiffure Trixx Salon, Montreal