Water Filter Pitchers
ZeroWater ZP-010 10-cup Pitcher Water Filter

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Ratings Scorecard

Test Results

Flavor and Odor Reduction

Flavor and Odor Reduction

A measure of how effectively the filter removed flavor taints, along with the resulting odor taints, that CR added to plain water with minimal intrinsic flavor and odor (the "control" water). The test measured how close the flavor and odor of the filtered water was to that of the control water.

 /  5
Flow rate

Flow rate

Flow rate is based on the number of minutes the pitcher took to filter 32 ounces of water.

 /  5
Clogging

Clogging

The percent change in a filter's flow rate over the course of the cartridge's capacity.

 /  5
Cost/year

Cost/year

The cost of the filter cartridges expected to be used in a year, based on the manufacturer's stated replacement interval. This does not include the initial cost of buying the water filter pitcher itself.

 /  5

About

The ZeroWater ZP-010 10-cup Pitcher is part of the Water Filters test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Water Filter Pitchers models like the ZP-010 10-cup Pitcher are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Flavor and Odor Reduction A measure of how effectively the filter removed flavor taints, along with the resulting odor taints, that CR added to plain water with minimal intrinsic flavor and odor (the "control" water). The test measured how close the flavor and odor of the filtered water was to that of the control water.

Flow rate Flow rate is based on the number of minutes the pitcher took to filter 32 ounces of water.

Clogging The percent change in a filter's flow rate over the course of the cartridge's capacity.

Specs

Dimensions

Dimensions

Length of the water filter pitcher includes the handle projection. Height includes the pitcher and lid. Width is measured at the widest point of the pitcher, as if looking at the pitcher from above. Measurements are as specified by the manufacturer.

Rated filter capacity

Rated filter capacity

The number of gallons of water that a filter cartridge can filter before it needs to be replaced.

Filter-life indicator

Filter-life indicator

Whether or not the water filter pitcher has an electronic indicator to alert the consumer that the filter needs to be replaced.

Filter cartridge model

Filter cartridge model

The model number of the replacement cartridge for the water filter pitcher, as indicated in the user's manual.

Filter cost

Filter cost

The national average price per filter cartridge.

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