QNET, the prominent Asian Direct Selling company organized a media roundtable in Egypt on the importance of clean water for health and wellness and the role played by NSF International in certifying water treatment products. The guest speaker at this roundtable was Christian Kurdy, Managing Director (Middle East) for NSF International, the Public Health and Safety Organization.
NSF International water programs include testing, certification and auditing for municipal water treatment distribution components and chemicals, plastic piping systems, plumbing fixtures and fittings, and point-of-use and point-of-entry water systems.
Mr. Kurdy spoke about the role of NSF International for consumers and the importance of NSF mark on certified products. His presentation included guidelines for consumers to choose home water filtration systems and the importance of changing filter cartridge on a regular basis. He also spoke about QNet’s HomePure, a 7-Stage Water Filtration System and HP Eaze, both products tested and certified against NSF/ANSI 42 and 53 for the reduction of Taste/Odour, Chlorine, Turbidity and VOCs.
He confirmed that based on the tests, QNet’s HomePure Water Filters can remove contaminants in water as per claims.
NSF International developed the American National Standards for chemicals and products that come in contact with drinking water (NSF/ANSI 60: Drinking Water Treatment Chemicals – Health Effects; NSF/ANSI 61: Drinking Water System Components – Health Effects).
HomePure Water Filtration System refines water with its seven stage filtration system while allowing natural trace minerals to pass through, providing natural, purified and tasty water. The filter is proven to absorb and remove 97% of chlorine; 99% of turbidity; 99% of the total 46 types of VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) as well as heavy metals, herbicides, pesticides and chemical compounds that cause long-term health problems.
QNET is focused on providing products and services that help address some of the challenges caused by today’s urban lifestyle, such as obesity, bad air quality, poor quality of drinking water, damage to skin and overall wellness.