Sport Berkey® portable water Bottle (22 Oz)
**Please note that effective Sept 4th, 2015, New Millennium Concepts, Ltd has updated the Sport Berkey® Water Filtration Bottle. The new element is the same except that it has a larger tapered straw connection. The functionality of the Sport Berkey® is unchanged. If you purchased your Sport Berkey® Water Filtration Bottle prior to Sept 4th, 2015 and want to order a replacement filters or caps you will need to order a new bottle as the new and old systems are not compatible (i.e. the new replacement filters will not fit the older model Sport Berkey® bottle)
The 22 Oz Sport Berkey Portable Water Purifier is durable, made from safe non-leaching LDPE #4 that is BPA-Free and offers a convenient and portable filtration system using medical grade technology. If you want to enjoy clean and fresh water where ever you go then the Sport Berkey water bottle is definitely a product to purchase. It features the Ionic adsorption micro filtration system.
Removes or drastically reduces chlorine, chloramines, toxic chemicals, chlorides, petroleum based products, heavy metals, pharmaceuticals, VOC’s, pesticides, and herbicides, radiological, unpleasant tastes and odors, silt and sediment. It uses the same filtration medium as the larger Black Berkey Purification Element. The bottle’s filter is designed to remove and/or dramatically reduce a vast array of health-threatening contaminants from questionable sources of water, including remote lakes and streams, stagnant ponds and water supplies in foreign countries where regulations may be sub-standard at best. The Sport Berkey® Portable Water Purifier has a shelf life of 50 years. When the filter system will not be used for an extended period, flush the unit with a chlorinated solution of 1/4 tsp. per one-half gallon of water. Allow drying thoroughly with the cap removed. Re-assemble and stow. Do not allow the filter to freeze, do not place in microwave oven and do not run hot water through the filter.
The Sport Berkey Portable Water Bottle is easy to use as you just have to fill the bottle with water, screw on the cap, and tighten securely so water doesn’t lean out. Flush water through the filter by pulling down lever, so that straw is exposed, and squeeze water through filter & out the straw. Repeat this flushing process twice before drinking. This removes excess process dust from the filter. After 2 flushes, rinse the bottle and cap. Your filter bottle is now ready for use anywhere, anytime! Please note that do not store filled bottle on its side or upside down as air release valve in the cap can cause leak water.
If using a source of water that might contain extreme bacteriological or viral contamination, it is recommended that two drops of plain chlorinated bleach or iodine be added to each refill before filtering. This will kill minute pathogens such as viruses. The disinfectant will then be filtered from the water entirely removing its odor, color, and taste.
Filter Capacity: change about every 6 months or as follows:
The Sport Berkey is the best water bottle because it is really convenient and reliable. The Sport Berkey is a water filtration system that stands out because of its portability and amazing effectiveness.
All that we ever wanted was to make sure that wherever we go there is water. Not only a water, but a safe, reliable and drinkable water. It gives us a sense of peace and relaxation whenever we get to quench our thirst after a long day. Especially, if we know at the back of our minds that our access to our water is trustworthy enough. The only thing you need to do is to fill it with water and you’re good to go. You don’t need to limit yourself by choosing your source of water; this water filter is known to effectively get rid of 99.9% of harmful toxins and unwanted sediments on your water. The portable water bottle eliminates harmful bacteria found in water sources. These contaminants may channel through streams, lakes and ponds. There are variations of contaminants that can be found in your drinking water. Such as bacteria, protozoans, pesticides, heavy metals and a lot more than we can think of. In that light, it is very clear and important to always secure yourself to a safe and reliable drinking water. The Sport Berkey can however be refrigerated. Note that with a restriction that, it is not recommended to be frozen or stored in a freezer. This will result for the filter pores to expand which will reduce its efficiency.
Berkey Water Sport Bottle is one of the most popular go to travel water filter bottle on the market.
It is very effective and easy to use. Unlike other handy filters that might require you to use it with certain chemicals, Berkey Water Sport Bottle is free from chemical agents.
The process also does not change its scent or taste, if it has changed; it is turning your unsafe water into a potable, safe, and clean as crystal type of water.
Sport Berkey was primarily designed to be of a great benefit for missionaries and relief operations.
Features of the Sport Berkey:
FAQ’s About the Sport Berkey Portable Water Bottle:
1) What exactly is the Sport Berkey Portable Water Bottle?
It is a compact water bottle that everyone can use anywhere. Provides portable access to a clean and fresh water. It is an ideal must-bring necessity whenever you are to jump from one place to another. The Sport Berkey has been recognized to be the perfect for people who travel often. The Sport Berkey is equipped with the ability to reduce, if not, remove 99.9999% of harmful contaminants or elements that is found in your drinking water which can cause serious harm to the human body. The Sport Berkey has a primary function that enables the water filtering element inside it to eliminate unwanted elements in our waters. The process of which is called adsorption. The Sport Berkey Portable Water Bottle was developed through many years of extensive laboratory testing and research by engineers and researchers.
2) How does the Sport Berkey Water Bottle work?
The primary characteristic of the Sport Berkey is its proprietary adsorbing media. Which has the ability to “adsorb” various pollutants. Such as, chromium, copper, lead, cadmium, aluminum, mercury and other unwanted and unsafe heavy metals that cause harm to the human body. The water passes through the filter. The filter is composed of several medias that creates microscopic pores to filter the water. Therefore, unwanted contaminants that are carried along the water is removed.
3) How long will the Sport Berkey Portable Water Bottle last?
It is not only convenient and portable, but also economical. However, this long period of shelf life would definitely depend on how you maintain your Sport Berkey. It can last for a period of up to 51 years of shelf life. It all depends on how you take care of the bottle.
4) How should you use the Sport Berkey Water Bottle?
Steps you should follow include:
1. Remove the cap from the Sport Berkey Water Bottle
2. Clean the water bottle with warm and mild dish soap.
3. Fill the bottle up with water.
4. Close the Sport Berkey using the cap. Make sure that it is tightened and secured.
5. Pull down the loop of the lid and then extend the straw
6. Squeeze the bottle to allow the water to pass through the filters and out of the bottle. Make the bottle as empty as you can.
7. Repeat the same process twice to remove the dust particles inside the filters that built-up due to the manufacturing process.
8. Rinse the whole Sport Berkey water bottle
9. Your Sport Berkey is now ready for use, Enjoy!
5) How should I clean my Sport Berkey Water Bottle?
Taking care of your Sport Berkey Water Bottle is important as it will last longer. If you use your Sport Berkey for a long period of days, you need to take care of your filter. Mix bleach and water, per half a gallon of water would be 1/4 teaspoon of chlorine bleach. Rinse the Sport Berkey with your cleansing solution and allow your unit to air dry before reassembling them back together.
Your Bottle might develop molds or mildew over a course period of time in the near future. A simple way to remove them is to do the standard process of cleaning. That is by using a regular sponge and soap. In addition, there will always be an instruction at the back for you to follow as on how to properly clean the straw.
Berkey Water Filters can remove:
Benefits of The Sport Berkey Portable Water Bottle:
Does not require electricity of any water pressure.
Constructed of a lightweight BPA-FREE low-density polyethylene plastic.
Comes complete with one mini Black Berkey purification element.
Will not leach unpleasant tasting plasticizers.
Will not retain unpleasant tastes and odors from waterborne contaminants.
It does not remove the beneficial minerals your body needs to run at the highest level.
The Sport Berkey® water filter bottle can be used with treated tap water as well as water from roofs, tanks, lakes, dams, streams, stagnant ponds and even third world water supplies.
Eliminates up to 99.99% of unpleasant tastes, odors, cloudiness, silt, sediment, chlorine.
trihalomethanes, VOCs, detergents, e and pesticides, e coli, giardia, aluminum, chromium, copper, lead, mercury and other harmful chemicals
The Sport Berkey Portable Water Bottle can be used for outdoor activities. You could go trekking and get yourself a good water to drink on the stream, or happen to pass by a public park with drinking water depositories and not stop yourself from getting hydrated just because you are worried about consuming it.
Gravity based and doesn’t rely on electricity or water pressure. utilizes the latest technological advances backed by years of performance driven engineering development. Black Berkey elements are self-sterilizing and re-cleanable which makes them cost effective.
Not to be used with salt water. Do not store filled bottle on its side or upside down as air release valve in the cap can leak water. To Use, just fill, squeeze and drink clean refreshing water.
1 Sport Berkey Labeled Portable Water Bottle ($40.00), 1 Sport Berkey Labeled Portable Water Bottle and 1 Replacement Filter ($66.00), 2 Sport Berkey Labeled Portable Water Bottle ($80.00), 2 Sport Berkey Labeled Portable Water Bottle and 2 Replacement Filters ($122.00)