Everpure Launches A New Generation Of Water Filtration - Designed For Every American

MILWAUKEE, Wis., Apr. 26, 20 I I- Everpure, a brand of Pentair, Inc., is known for providing the highest level of commercial grade water filtration for the home, installed under-counter. The filtration leader is now launching the Countertop Drinking Water System, a product that can be incorporated into any home's kitchen including condominiums, city apartments and even dorm rooms. No plumbing installation is required for the affordable Everpure system. It is simply fastened to the kitchen faucet - providing commercial - grade quality filtered water without the fuss.

Everpure designed the Countertop Drinking Water System utilizing its exclusive precoat filtration technology used in many of the company's other products. The Everpure proprietary MicroPure® technology is designed to reduce a whole host of contaminants from chlorine to lead. The convenient new Countertop Drinking Water System by Everpure will be available October 20 I 0, priced at $244.99.

"At Everpure, we have led the water filtration industry for more than 75 years with a dedication to providinga product line designed to deliver the safest, best-tasting drinking water possible," says Joseph Hutko, marketing manager for Everpure Residential. "Millions of homeowners, top chefs and baristas have come to depend on the Everpure product quality and service and now, we are launching a new system that is compatible with the home's existing faucet so, families don't have to worry about installation. The countertop system simply attaches to the existing kitchen faucet, serving Everpure-quality water immediately."

ABOUT EVERPURE:

With a 75-year history in water filtration, Everpure is the number-one selling manufacturer of commercial grade products worldwide, servicing five-star restaurants and renowned companies such as Coca-Cola® and Walt Disney World®. Offering an eco-conscious alternative to bottled water, Everpure is also a trusted provider of drinking water systems and appliances for savvy consumers desiring the cleanest, best tasting water possible. Everpure water filtration products are recyclable and details on recycling locations can be found at www.everpure.com/recycle. Everpure Residential is part of the Residential Filtration division of Pentair, Inc. (NYSE: PNR). For more information, contact Everpure at (800) 323-7873 or visit www.everpure.com.

ABOUT PENTAIR, INC.:

Pentair (www.pentair.com) is a global diversified industrial company headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Its Water Group is a global leader in providing innovative products and systems used worldwide in the movement, treatment, storage and enjoyment of water. Pentair's Technical Products Group is a leader in the global enclosures and thermal management markets, designing and manufacturing thermal management products and standard, modified, and custom enclosures that protect sensitive electronics and the people that use them. With 2009 revenues of $2.7 billion, Pentair employs approximately 13,000 people worldwide.