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Do Berkey Water Filters Remove Fluoride?

One of the most popular filters, but do Berkey water filters remove fluoride?

Let’s jump straight to the answer.

Do Berkey Water Filters Remove Fluoride?

To figure this out, I kept it simple.

  1. test my tap water before filtering
  2. test the Berkey water for fluoride

So let’s start by testing my tap water to see where we stand before filtering.

tap water tested with fluoride meter with a result of 0.6 ppm

The fluoride meter registered 0.6 ppm of fluoride in my tap water.

Now let’s see if the Berkey can filter out the fluoride from my tap water.

berkey water filter tested for fluoride, 0.0 ppm result

So… do Berkey water filters remove fluoride?

Yes! Berkey water filters do remove fluoride. In fact, the Berkey water filter took fluoride levels previously at 0.6 ppm, all the way down to 0.0 ppm. Virtually removing ALL the fluoride found in my tap water.

However, the only way a Berkey will remove fluoride is if it has the additional white fluoride filters attached (pictured below).

black and white fluoride berkey filters

The black filters filter out everything you can think of, while the white filters remove fluoride and arsenic.

In fact, the white filters provide a very important step many filters are lacking for fluoride removal, which is why filters like Epic Nano was shown in do Epic Nano filters remove fluoride – to only reduce fluoride levels from 0.6 to 0.5 ppm.

But putting that aside, the only tricky thing with Berkey’s is choosing the right size.

Something hard to not make a mistake with since you have 5 sizes to choose from.

different sizes of berkey filters

However, to make this process as easy as possible, you can use the guide for water filters that remove fluoride (link to guide).

And before you go, here’s one last thing to consider..

In case you’re still deciding on which filter to buy it’s important to know, many brands lie about their filter being able to remove fluoride.

So to help you avoid being tricked, I’ve decided to share with you the fluoride test results on 33+ water filters.

This will allow you to double check if a filter can really remove fluoride before buying it.

And all you have to do is enter your email below and I’ll send you the results right away.

Enter your email below to receive fluoride test results on 33+ water filters + my top picks!

water filters

So instead of believing what you read from a brand or other websites and possibly buying a “fluoride” filter that does not remove fluoride…

You’ll have full confidence that you’re drinking fluoride-free water.

Something not many people can say.

Anyways, there you have it, the truth about fluoride in regards to Berkey water filters.


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