Benefits of Filtered Tap Water
04 May 2023
Five big reasons people choose filtered tap water
Filtered water taps are a great addition to any kitchen, with loads of benefits for individuals, families and the planet.
Filtered tap water is better for you
Water is an essential element to life, but not all water is actually good for you. Around the world, dirty water is a major cause of preventable illness and death. Even in developed countries where people have access to clean water, micro-organisms and contaminants such as heavy metals can exist in water systems, especially after extreme weather events, and can have the capacity to make people very sick. Zip’s superior filtration system removes up to 99.9% of cysts such as giardia and cryptosporidium, and lead reduction of 98.9% to NSF 53 (health effects) while leaving in beneficial fluoride to deliver clean and pure-tasting water, straight from the tap. Only genuine Zip filters provide this level of protection, removing particles as tiny as 250th of a strand of hair. Regular filter changes from our experienced certified Zip technicians will ensure you get the healthiest filtered tap water available. To book a service with our Zip technicians, click here.
The sustainable choice
Single use bottles remain a detriment to our environment, consuming energy and resources at every step of the lifecycle. Plastic bottle production, transport, storage and disposal all put a strain on the planet, and despite widespread recycling programs targeting single use plastic bottles, too many still end up in our waterways and natural environments. Zip filtered tap water systems are an eco-friendly solution to these issues, bypassing bottles altogether by delivering instant filtered tap water straight to your glass. Commitment to the environment is a core value at Zip. We have consciously created energy-efficient systems that minimise energy consumption and minimise waste through end-of-life recycling for component parts such as filters and metals and closing the loop as much as possible. Interested to know how many single-use plastic bottles you would save from using a Zip HydroTap? Click here.
Great for entertaining
Filtered tap water makes hosting a breeze, even for large gatherings. Not only can you offer your guests pure-tasting, instant filtered tap water, Zip HydroTap options can also include instant boiling, chilled and sparkling water – so there’s one less thing to shop for and carry home for the party! Zip’s powerful and efficient system will continue to perform glass after glass, with no impact on flow rate, ensuring you can keep your guests hydrated and happy throughout the whole event. Plus, there’s no waste to deal with at the end!
Efficient and convenient
Filtered tap water systems provide all your water needs. With the Zip HydroTap, choose instant boiling, chilled and sparkling water at the press of a button. There’s no need for additional appliances or devices, so the HydroTap is perfect for minimal designs and tiny spaces. Energy efficient, quiet and stylish, filtered water taps are a great way to make life easier in the kitchen.
Easy care and maintenance
Zip’s fleet of HydroCare technicians will clean, cleanse, inspect and service your Zip filtered water system, keeping it in top working order. Regular maintenance plans will check all parts and replace filters as needed. Our huge fleet of factory-trained technicians are experts in all Zip products, and are available Australia-wide, to ensure you can get the most out of your Zip water filter tap, all the time. Check out our easy convenient service plans here.