Answers to specific customer questions about PortaWell.

10-inch Sediment filters (6-pack)

PortaWell® customers have asked a number of questions regarding their application and use of the PortaWell® portable water filtration system. An example of such questions are: Can I filter my pool water with a PortaWell® system to make it safe for drinking? Can I filter water in my saltwater pool to make it drinkable? Does […]

FAQs about Water Filtration and the PortaWell® System

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Download PDF How long can you survive without water? Proper hydration is essential to your survival. Your body needs to consume a significant amount of water each day to function properly. This is because you constantly excrete water through sweat and urination, so your body needs to replenish the lost fluids. You cannot live long […]

Selection of Surface Source Water

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Download PDF One PortaWell® customer asked the question I live near the Jordan River in Salt Lake City, Utah. Could I use it as a water source and process it through a PortaWell™ portable water filtration system in an emergency situation? Ans:  The Jordan River in Utah has as its source Utah Lake, and thereafter […]

Tips and Tricks for Emergency Water Filtration

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Download PDF The 10-inch PortaWell® portable water filtration system is an excellent option for emergency water filtration. It is shipped with three different filters, each with a unique purpose. The filters are a 1-micron sediment filter, a .5-micron ceramic filter and a 5-micron Carbon Block filter. The sediment filter is usually placed in the first stage […]

PortaWell® System Operating instructions

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Congratulations on your purchase of the PortaWell® portable water filtration system. This patented system is made in the USA and is designed to provide an affordable and efficient method for filtering potentially harmful contaminants (both biological and chemical) from a non-potable water source in an emergency or off-grid camping situation to make it suitable for […]