AP217 Replacement Filter Cartridge:
The AP217 water filter replacement cartridge uses two stages of filtration. The first stage employs the exclusive graded density pre-filter made from an exclusive process using pure white cellulose fibers. This unique process offers unsurpassed filtration performance. Then, the water enters a deep bed of specially formulated activated carbon where the water comes into contact with hundreds of thousands of activated sites which effectively reduce unwanted tastes, odors, and chlorine.
3M Cuno CFS217 Filter 5 Mic. Cartridge Features:
- Reduction Claims: Sediment, chlorine taste and odor @ 2 GPM
- Applications: Drinking, cooking, and all other food applications
- Contains a pre and post filter with activated granular carbon for maximum effectiveness
- Protection against pressure surges and water hammer
- NSF 42 Certified
- Long life graded density depth filtration manufactured from FDA CFR-21 compliant materials
How does the Neopure NP217 compare to the 3M AP217?
The Neo-Pure NP217 offers the same level of filtration as the 3M AP217 at a significant cost savings. You can compare the two filters with the chart below.
|Model Number||Neopure NP217||3M AP217|
|Filter Media||Grooved Meltblown Polypropylene, GAC||Grooved Meltblown Polypropylene, GAC|
|Micron Rating||5 µm||5 µm|
|Flow Rate||2 gpm||2 gpm|
|Operating Pressure||25-125 psi||25-125 psi|
|Temperature Rating||40 - 100°F||40 - 100°F|
|Change Frequency||6 to 12 months||6 to 12 months|
3M AP217 Filter Cartridge, Alternate Part Numbers:
- Aqua-Pure (AP) 217
- CUNO (CFS) 217
- Grainger Part #2P076
- 3M ID: 70020014273
- For use with the AP200 System (3M Part #5528901 and 3M ID: 70020007418)
- Also replaces Cuno AP-200, American Plumber DW200R, and Purwater PW-200
NOTE: The AquaPure AP217 filter and Cuno CFS217 cartridges are exactly the same, as Cuno manufactures the AP217 for AquaPure. The only difference is the label on the cartridge. If we no longer have the AquaPure labeled AP217 cartridge in stock, we will automatically ship the Cuno CFS217.