You’ll love using the 8800. All you do is fill the stainless steel boiler with tap water, press the start button, and soon you’ll be enjoying the purest water possible. With the easy-to-use electronic monitor, you can program it before bed for that first cup of coffee or tea in the morning. After running a one-gallon cycle, keep a carafe in the refrigerator for a chilled glass of pure refreshment—whenever you want. Fill trays for perfectly clear and pure ice cubes. Even take the 8800 along on your next trip. The portable, programmable 8800 is ready when you are!
Unique features of the Waterwise 8800
- Electronic monitor with multifunction LCD readout
- Time of day readout
- Programmable time start-up features
- Lets you know when the filter needs changing
- Very easy and convenient collector jug/carafe for serving and storing in the refrigerator
NO assembly, installation or hookups necessary
As with all Waterwise distillers, the 8800 combines steam distillation with carbon post-filtration, resulting in optimum water purity. The electronic monitor with its multifunction LCD readout even alerts you when it’s time to change the filter!
NOTHING COMPARES TO WATERWISE PURITY
Filtration: Filtered water has passed through a fine strainer and/or activated carbon. While they reduce disagreeable tastes and odors, filters are not effective in removing many common contaminants such as arsenic, bacteria, copper, lead, nitrates, parasites, sodium and viruses. A filter can become a breeding ground for bacteria as the organic material which remains in the filter begins to decay. Another drawback is not knowing when to replace the filter. Some manufacturers suggest replacing filters when bad taste or odor returns. In reality, a filter may be able to control taste and odor long after it has lost its ability to reduce tasteless, odorless organics such as THMs (trihalomethanes) which are byproducts of chlorination.
Reverse Osmosis: RO systems force water under high pressure through a synthetic semi-permeable membrane to reduce inorganic minerals. These systems vary widely in their ability to reject nitrates, chlorides and some other contaminants. RO performance is affected by water pressure, water temperature, pH, bacteria, dissolved solids and the chemical contaminant level of raw tap water. Like other filtration systems, gradual clogging of the system by collected contaminants will result in declining effectiveness and can also lead to contamination from bacterial growth.
Steam Distilled: Based on Mother Nature's primary purification method, distillation uses evaporation and condensation to separate pure, fresh water from its contaminants. In nature the process is called the hydrologic cycle. It occurs when water evaporates, condenses, then falls to the earth as precipitation. Distillation, combined with carbon filtration, is the one water treatment technology that most completely reduces the widest range of contaminants, including biological, organic and inorganic elements. In fact, a quality distillation system provides water that is up to 99% free of impurities, including heavy metals and most chemicals. It is the treatment of choice for removing biological contaminants including cysts like Giardia and Cryptosporidium. The prolonged boiling process of distillation kills virtually all types of microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses and parasites. Microorganisms are not evaporated into the product water but remain in the boiling chamber as part of the residue. Additionally, a distillation system with activated carbon post filtration and venting is effective in removing pesticides and VOCs (volatile organic compounds). Distillation provides consistent purity, gallon after gallon, year in, year out. No other technology can guarantee consistent quality over time. The purity of your drinking and cooking water is guaranteed when you make 100% steam distilled water with a Waterwise purifier/distiller.
PRACTICAL USES FOR PURE, 100% STEAM DISTILLED WATER...
- Drinking... healthy and delicious
- Cooking... taste the improvement
- Ice Cubes... crystal clear
- Fruit Juices... fresh squeezed taste
- Coffee, Tea, and Cocoa... you'll use less and the pure taste is incomparable
- Baby Formulas... pure contentment
- Low Sodium Diets... essential for good health
- Complexion Care... feel the difference
- Aquariums... clean and clear
- Pet Care... they'll love you more
- Houseplants... they'll thrive now
- Sprouting... they'll grow like crazy
- Steam Irons and Humidifiers... work more efficiently and last longer
- Distillate Capacity: 22.7 litres in 24 hours
- Dimensions (h x d x w): 38cm x 26.7cm x 39cm
- Weight: 6.5kgs / 14.3lbs
- Warranty: 1 Year
- Distiller, collector/carafe and 1 carbon filter included
- Designed and engineered in the U.S.A