LifeStraw Community replacement cartridge


LifeStraw Community is a high-volume, point-of-use community water purifier with built-in safe storage, which provides micro-biologically safe drinking water for schools, health facilities, workplaces and community settings.


  • Removes 99.9999 % of bacteria (E. coli, etc.)
  • Removes 99.99 % of protozoa (Giardia, Cryptosporidium, etc.)
  • Removes 99.999 % of viruses (Rotavirus, Hepatitis A)
  • Removes 99.999% of microplastics
  • Removes dirt and turbidity, making water clear
  • Technology based on hollow fiber membrane with pore size of 0.02 microns.
  • Meets US EPA drinking water standards.
  • All materials in contact with water are BPA free and FDA compliant
  • Easy to assemble, fill and use
  • Filtration rate 3 gallons/hour Serves about 75-100 people per day
  • Independently tested by WHO Meets highest performance category (3 stars - comprehensive protection)

Capacity and Longevity:

  • Longevity: Filters 70,000 - 100,000 liters over lifetime
  • Safety: When the purifier reaches the end of its lifetime, the membrane clogs naturally, thus eliminating the possibility of anyone ever drinking contaminated water
  • Capacity: 25 Liter (6.6 gallon) dirty water tank/ 25 Liter (6.6 gallon) safe storage tank
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how often are do the filters need to be replaced

Asked by: clemcoop
Hi there! The filter needs to be replaced every 26,000 gallons of water.
Answered by: lifestraw
Date published: 2019-10-29

Hooray and thank you! This system is part of my disaster planning and I want it to last, like forever. Do these filters have an expiration date? How best to store a spare filter?

Asked by: KayJay
Our products do not have an expiration date.
Answered by: lifestraw
Date published: 2019-07-09
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