2017: Which Refrigerator Water Filters Were in High Demand

Jan 01 , 2018

2017: Which Refrigerator Water Filters Were in High Demand

With so many contaminants and impurities now potentially affecting our water supply, more individuals and families are looking for a solution in the form of water filtering devices. And, indeed, in recent years all kinds of water filters have emerged on the market.

Read on for our 2017 overview of the refrigerator water filters that were in hottest demand over the past year.

1. GE MWF Replacement Refrigerator Water Filter Cartridge (3 Pack)

With its superior filtering efficiency and long lifespan, the GE MWF Refrigerator Water Filter was the top-selling refrigerator water filter in 2017 for a good reason. Certified against NSF quality standards, this filter will remove almost all chlorine, lead, mercury, giardia and other parasites, trace pesticides, asbestos, cysts, pharmaceuticals, and other particulates and contaminants from your refrigerator water supply.

The filter's lifespan is six months or the filtration of 300 gallons of water, whichever comes first. With its compact, lightweight design, it is easy to handle. Installation and removal of the filter from your fridge are a breeze. Customers who buy this product will be well and truly satisfied.

2. Whirlpool 4396710 Every Drop Refrigerator Water Filter

Compatible with almost any Whirlpool refrigerator, as well as some Maytag, Amana, and Jenn-Air models, this water filter cartridge will eliminate almost all contaminants from your fridge's water and ice supply: chlorine, lead, mercury, pharmaceuticals, parasites, asbestos, and industrial chemicals.

Meanwhile, it retains the essential minerals required by your body. It's also NSF certified, so there’s no need to worry about quality. Replace the cartridge every six months or 200 gallons to avoid performance issues. You even get a reminder light with this product that switches on when the filter needs to be replaced.

3. GE GSWF SmartWater Slim Refrigerator Water Filter (3 Pack)


Here's another excellent water filtering option for your General Electric refrigerator. The SmartWater slim refrigerator filter delivers the goods when it comes to performance, efficiency and longevity. It removes almost all common contaminants and sediment from your fridge's H2O, so you can enjoy drinking water and ice that are clean and fresh-tasting.

Replace it after six months' usage or 750 gallons of water filtered, whichever comes first. This is a three pack, so you'll get up to 18 months' coverage from this product at a great price!

4. Maytag UKF8001 Water Sentinel WSM-2 Refrigerator Water Filter Cartridge

This refrigerator water filter was another one of 2017's big hits, and it's not hard to see why. Compatible with Maytag as well as many Jenn-Air models, it will remove all the major contaminants from your drinking water and ice, leaving them pristine and pure-tasting, and because it is NSF certified, its quality is assured. Easy to install and remove, it has a lifespan of six months or 300 gallons.

5. LG LT600P-B/5231JA2006B Refrigerator Water Filter

Clean and purify the water and ice dispensed by your LG or Kenmore refrigerator with this LG LT600P water filter. It will remove chlorine, lead, mercury, and all the other major impurities from your water supply, leaving the water and ice you take out of your fridge fresh, healthy, and free of unpleasant tastes and odors. Replace it after six months or 300 gallons of filtration, whichever happens to occur first.

6. Samsung DA29-00003 Refrigerator Water Filter

Samsung DA29-00003 Refrigerator Water Filter

This refrigerator filter from Samsung was another of 2017's rising stars, and it certainly does a fine job of removing most common contaminants and impurities from your water supply. You will marvel at the pure and refreshing quality of the water and ice you take out of your fridge with this product. No chlorine-like odor or taste, and no sediment. It’s long-lasting as well, but replace it once every six months to make the best of its benefits.

7. Kenmore 46-9081 Refrigerator Water Filter

NSF certified. You can safely depend on this Kenmore water filter to reduce if not eliminate the chlorine odor and taste, lead, mercury, asbestos, pharmaceutical traces, and sediment from your fridge's water. This product will last for up to six months before you start to notice a decline in its performance. It’s affordable as well and was one of the top-selling refrigerator water filters of 2017.

8. Whirlpool EveryDrop W10295370A EDR1RXD1 469930 Refrigerator Water Filter

Enjoy fresh-tasting, pristine quality water, and ice cubes straight from your Whirlpool, Maytag, Jenn-Air, or KitchenAid fridge with Whirlpool's 469930 refrigerator water filter. NSF certified, it has been rigorously tested and proven to reduce levels of 24 water contaminants, including lead, mercury, asbestos, trace pharmaceuticals and pesticides, and other industrial chemicals. It has a lifespan of six months and is easy to install and remove. This is a three pack, so it's an excellent value for the money, as well.