I’m so very excited to tell you that the Berkey water filter California frustration is over. This page is going to provide you with the most important information regarding this development.
I’ve had people contacting me by email and Twitter wondering when and if this would ever happen.
It did happen and now there are several systems immediately available to everyone in the Golden State.
Straight from the manufacturers of the famous Berkey systems over at New Millennium Concepts, Ltd.:
“As you know we withdrew sales from the California marketplace when their lead free regulations went into affect. At that time it was our, as well as many other firms, opinion that the Lead Free regulations were too ambiguous, the requirements were too cost prohibitive and that the compliance requirements made it virtually impossible for small and medium sized companies, domiciled outside the state of California, to be in compliance.
Since that time however, the state of California has defined with greater specificity the requirements pertaining to this regulation. In reviewing the updated information and after consulting with our counsel, we have come to the conclusion that Berkey free standing water filtration and purification systems do not fall within the scope of those regulations.
It is important to note that California has other regulations that may affect some of our products. Until we have conducted a full review of those regulations, only sales of the following systems and products are now permitted to be made available to customers in state of California:
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