Kx Technologies MATRIKX brand carbon blocks are the most trusted and widely used carbon blocks in the world. The 10” size is the industry standard virtually every brand of RO system that use similar looking carbon blocks and the 20" size works in any 20" RO systems.
Most common filter arrangements
If your system utilizes one carbon block we recommend installing the 5 Micron CTO in the second stage after your sediment filter.*
If your system utilizes two carbon blocks we recommend installing the 5 micron CTO in the second stage after your sediment filter and the 0.6 micron CTO Plus in the third stage.
Available in 10" and 20"
*You may use a 0.6 micron CTO PLUS in a single block arrangement however depending on pre-filtration and sediment content of your home's water, it may clog faster than you would like.
Matrikx CTO PLUS 0.6 Micron Carbon Block
High volatile organic compounds (VOC) reduction
High chemical adsorptive capacity
NSF Certified and WQA Gold Seal Certified
Manufactured using FDA-compliant materials
Optimized for chlorine and organic chemical treatment
0.6 Micron rated filter – Nominal*
2 Micron – Absolute**
Rated for 20,000 of water @ 1/GPM***
MADE IN THE USA
*Nominal rating will remove >85% of particulate of given size from water with single pass filtration
**Absolute rating will remove >99.9% of particulate given size from water with single pass filtration
*** This is a total of all water processed and includes product water as well as waste water. If you find you are not getting the full life out of the carbon block it is likely due to a large volume of sediment in your homes water supply. Please try our ROSAVE.Z premium line of sediment filters for optimal performance.