Platypus Meta Bottle Filter

5047-487
  • Available prices $59.75

Description

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Slug back clean water. The bottom half of this bottle is soft, so you can squeeze it to force water through the built-in filtration system. And it compresses to half its size for easy transport. Hollow fiber filtration system is highly effective, and removes harmful particles down to 0.2 microns.

  • Soft lower portion is food-grade safe TPE.
  • Hollow fiber filter reduces microns to 0.2 microns.
  • 2-part construction makes it easy to clean and maintain.
  • Retention system on cap prevents loss.
  • Filtration cleaning requires a simple shake of the bottle to dislodge debris and increase flow.
  • Do not allow the cartridge to freeze after initial use.

Tech specs

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Weight 38g
Ideal for Camping and hiking
Filter type

Water can be treated using various types of filters, chemicals or non-chemical purification methods, or a combination. Filters on their own will not remove viruses as they are too small.

Hollow fibre technology
Output 2L/min
Cartridge life

The life of the filter cartridge is based on the quantity of water you can treat before the cartridge is no longer effective. This does not apply to battery operated or chemical filter systems.

1000L
Effective against protozoa

Protozoa are larger than one micron and include cryptosporidium and giardia.

Yes
Effective against viruses

Most viruses are in the 1.0 micron size range, but they can be as small as 0.002 microns.

No
Effective against particulate

Particulate consists of very small bits and pieces such as dirt or bugs.

Yes
Effective against bacteria

Bacteria can cause illnesses such as diarrhea and dysentery and are about 1.0 micron in size, although some can be as small as 0.2 microns.

Yes
Made in USA