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Our mission is to help our customers to enjoy pure-tasting water, on tap, all the time, and that is why only the best tasting water will do.

Zip Genuine filters are proven to remove 99.8% of contaminants throughout their life, even the ones you can’t see, smell or taste.

Zip Filtration 

Advanced filtration in every HydroTap system

Genuine Zip filters use innovative MicroPurity 6-in-1 filtration to deliver an unrivalled drinking water experience.

Our 0.2 micron filtration is certified to reduce the 6 most harmful contaminants, including the ones you can’t see, smell or taste:

  • Cryptosporidium and Giardia
  • Chlorine Taste and Odour
  • Sediment
  • Lead
  • Limescale
  • Bacteria Growth

Genuine Zip MicroPurity filters are tested and certified to NSF Standard 42 (Aesthetic Effects) and 53 (Health Effects) to ensure they meet the highest standards.

Zip Triple Action Technology

Zip MicroPurity filters maintain peak performance throughout their life

Genuine Zip MicroPurity filters uses triple action technology to deliver the 6-in-1 filtration you expect from Zip Water. Our filters maintain their performance throughout their life to help you get the most value out of your Zip HydroTap. When you choose a genuine Zip MicroPurity filter, you also get peace of mind that every glass will deliver water at its best.

Zip Filters  

Easy to maintain

We recommend changing your filter once per year for residential customers, and every 6 months for commercial customers, so your Zip HydroTap system continues to perform at its best. Our MicroPurity filters are easy to change with a hygienic cartridge which can be purchased online.

Trust Zip MicroPurity filtration: every Zip HydroTap system comes fitted with a genuine MicroPurity filter, certified to reduce contaminants.

Zip certified technician demonstrating

How to change the filter on your Zip HydroTap

Purchase a Zip genuine filter online
All Zip filters are independently tested and certified to ensure they meet the highest standards.

Replacing your own filter
Learn how to replace your filter or CO2 bottle by following our short instructional videos, guiding you through the simple steps to change your filter.

Book a Zip service
Book a service with one of our certified technicians to inspect your system and change the filter. We also offer preventative maintenance plans called HydroCare, where our service technician can look after your HydroTap at scheduled regular intervals, including filter changes.

Same 6-in-1 filtration, new premium look

From February 2024, we will transition to new look labels for our Zip MicroPurity Filters range, commencing in Australia before extending to global markets.

Learn more

FAQs

As soon as water starts being filtered by our MicroPurity filter, the maximum life of the product is 12 months. After that, contaminants in your drinking water will start increasing as the filter performance declines, which is not always noticeable by taste. You may notice some changes to your HydroTap eg the internal tank inside the HydroTap command centre may start taking longer to fill.

Our MicroPurity 0.2 micron filtration is certified to reduce chlorine, taste, odour, bacteria, sediment and limescale in line with NSF 42 (aesthetic effects) and Watermark requirements. Zip MicroPurity filtration is also certified to deliver a reduction of 99.9% of cysts including cryptosporidium and giardia, and lead reduction of 98.9% to NSF 53 (health effects).

Fluoride, which is soluble, is not removed during filtration with Zip MicroPurity filtration. The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) recommends community water fluoridation as a safe, effective and ethical way to help reduce tooth decay.

You may notice some changes to your HydroTap eg the internal tank inside the HydroTap command centre may start taking longer to fill. Contaminants in your drinking water may start increasing as the filter performance declines, which is not always noticeable by taste.

For higher volume users (eg commercial customers), the filter may need changing more frequently, based on the amount of water that passes through the filter. We recommend changing the filter when the alert light turns on.

For higher volume users (eg commercial customers), the filter may need changing more frequently, based on the amount of water that passes through the filter. We recommend changing the filter when the alert light turns on.

We would love to help! Request a filter change online by booking a service, where our certified service technician will change the filter for you. We also offer preventative maintenance plans called HydroCare, where our service technician can look after your HydroTap at scheduled regular intervals, including filter changes.

Zip MicroPurity uses the latest filtration technology to filter and reduce impurities and potentially harmful contaminants larger than 0.2 microns in size – an impurity that will fit 250 times into a strand of hair.

When choosing a water filter for your Zip product, you need to ensure that it is certified to removing contaminants in your water. A compatible filter may fit into the command centre however if a performance claim is being made, make sure it is also tested and verified to AS/NZS 4348:1995 – this relates to performance testing – it is specific to filters, and it certifies and verifies that your filter will reduce impurities and potentially harmful contaminants. Genuine Zip MicroPurity filters are tested and certified to NSF Standard 42 (Aesthetic Effects) and 53 (Health Effects) to ensure they meet the highest standards. Read our article for more info.

Zip is evolving the label design across our range of MicroPurity filters. The new look filters will start to appear in store, in new products and online from March 2024. As we transition, you may see both old and new versions of our Zip MicroPurity filters range. However, the triple action filtration technology inside the filters will not be changing, so you can feel confident purchasing our Zip genuine filters. See new page for more details.