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Finally, a beautiful glass carafe and 100% compostable water filter, delivered right to your door via subscription service.
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2,316 backers pledged $147,444 to help bring this project to life.

Filtration Update


Hi Kickstarters (and Happy March)!

Since 2012, we have been determined to test the Soma water filter to the best standards, but also in a way that would demonstrate the most accurate every-day use capabilities. We are so excited to announce that Soma has passed the Gold Standard of water filtration! 

The Water Quality Association (WQA) tested Soma to NSF/ANSI Standard 42 requirements for materials safety, and chlorine, taste and odor reduction. We then reached out to PACE Analytical to test more specific contaminants both at EPA contaminant regulation levels and at NSF Standard 53 levels. The Soma water filter has been third-party verified to reduce lead, selenium and arsenic levels!

We hope to continue to test more contaminants moving forward, but this is a great start!

Thank-you so much for being patient with us through these early days. We are so happy to finally share the great news with you!

Raise your glass,

The Soma Team

Emilio Franchy, Jody Veith, and 8 more people like this update.


    1. Creator Jay Hamburger on March 12, 2014

      ....when I ask my friends whether they like my food......soma do & soma don't.
      When I ask my friends if they like my water......alldo.

    2. Creator Chris Jornlin on March 12, 2014

      Are you planning to make the PACE test results public? I believe we backers deserve to know the specific details of the test results.