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Consumer Water Treatment Systems by Technology, Type and Region in the US

Consumer Water Treatment Systems by Technology, Type and Region in the US

Demand for consumer water treatment systems in the US is forecast to increase 4.4% per year from 2016 to 2021, reaching $1.6 billion. Growth will be driven by a continued recovery in the housing market and increased awareness of water quality issues among consumers. Gains for consumables used in consumer water treatment systems will be supported by increased market penetration of consumer water treatment systems and technological advances that improve compliance with the recommended replacement schedule.

This report covers the market for consumer water treatment systems in the US by technology, system, and region. This report also covers consumables used in consumer water treatment systems. Data is presented in units and US dollars.

Technologies in the study include:
Conventional filtration
Reverse osmosis and other membrane separation
Distillation
Ion exchange

Systems in the study include:
Whole-house water filtration
Water softeners
Under-the-sink
Countertop
Faucet-mounted
Flow-through
Consumables
Replacement Water Filters
Salt
Replacement Membranes

Regions in the study include:
Northeast
Midwest
South
West

Scope of the Report
This report covers the scope, size, and growth of the market for consumer water treatment systems in the US including key trends by technology, system, and region. This study also covers consumables (e.g., replacement filters, replacement membranes, softening salt) used in consumer water treatment systems. Historical data are provided for 2006, 2011, and 2016 with forecasts for 2021, with year by year historical market volatility also addressed. Data are provided in units and US dollars. Also included is an analysis of the key industry players in the market for consumer water treatment systems, as well as analysis of consumer survey data.


  • EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
    • Table Figure 1-1 | US Market for Consumer Water Treatment Systems
  • OVERVIEW
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 2-1 | Key Trends in Consumer Water Treatment Systems in the US
    • Consumer Water Treatment Systems Demand Overview
      • Historical Trends
        • Table Figure 2-2 | Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Demand Forecast
        • Table Consumer Water Treatment System Demand by Product Type, 2006 - 2021
    • Water Source by Population & Household
      • Table Water Source by Population & Household, 2006 - 2021
    • Issues Affecting Consumer Water Treatment Systems Demand
      • Overview
        • Table Consumer Survey Responses: "Other than general water purification, do you have any specific reasons for using these water purification items?"
      • Impact of Media Coverage of Water Quality Issues
      • Health Trends
        • Table Share of Consumers Who Own Water Treatment Equipment Who Agree or Disagree: "I always try to eat healthy foods and maintain a balanced diet"
      • Bottled Water Demand
        • Table Bottled Water & Other Beverage Production Trends, 2006 - 2021
      • Environmental & Recycling Attitudes
        • Table Environmental Attitude Trends, 2017
        • Table Share of Households That Own Water Treatment Equipment Who Recycle Plastic Beverage Containers, 2017
      • Income Trends
        • Table Share of Households that Own Water Treatment Equipment by Income, 2017
      • Flow-Through & Faucet-Mounted Demographics
        • Table Share of Consumers That Own Brita/PUR Products by Age Group, 2017
    • Pricing Trends
      • Historical Pricing
        • Table Figure 2-3 | Historical Pricing of Consumer Water Treatment Systems, 2006 - 2016
      • Pricing Outlook
        • Table Consumer Water Treatment Systems, Selected Prices, 2006 - 2021
    • Technological Innovations
      • Overview
      • Electronic Indicators
        • Table Figure 2-4 | ZeroWater Dispenser with TDS Meter
      • Wi-Fi & Bluetooth Capability
      • Programmable Systems
        • Table Figure 2-5 | EcoWater Systems' HydroLink Plus Dashboard
        • Table Figure 2-6 | EcoWater Systems' HydroLink Remote
    • Environmental & Regulatory Considerations
      • Water Quality Regulations
      • Quality Control Organizations
  • WATER TREATMENT TECHNOLOGIES
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 3-1 | Key Trends in Consumer Water Treatment Technologies
    • Technologies Overview
      • Table Water Treatment Technologies
    • Demand by Technology
      • Table Consumer Water Treatment Systems Demand by Technology, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 3-2 | Consumer Water Treatment System Demand by Volume & Value, 2016
    • Conventional Filtration
      • Conventional Filtration: Technology Description
        • Table Figure 3-3 | Conventional Filtration Market Position
      • Conventional Filtration: Demand Outlook
        • Table Conventional Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Ion Exchange Systems
      • Ion Exchange Systems: Technology Description
        • Table Figure 3-4 | Ion Exchange Market Position
      • Ion Exchange Systems: Demand Outlook
        • Table Ion Exchange Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Reverse Osmosis & Other Membrane Separation
      • Reverse Osmosis & Other Membrane Separation: Technology Description
        • Table Reverse Osmosis versus Ultrafiltration
        • Table Figure 3-5 | RO & Other Membrane Separation Market Position
      • Reverse Osmosis & Other Membrane Separation: Demand Outlook
        • Table RO & Other Membrane Separation Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Distillation
      • Distillation: Technology Description
        • Table Figure 3-6 | Distillation Market Position
      • Distillation: Demand Outlook
        • Table Distillation Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Other Technologies
      • Overview
        • Table Figure 3-7 Other Technologies Market Position
      • Other Water Treatment: Demand Outlook
        • Table Other Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Other Water Treatment: Technology Descriptions
  • SYSTEMS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 4-1 | Key Trends in Consumer Water Treatment Systems
    • Demand by Product
      • Table Whole-House versus POU
      • Table Consumer Water Treatment Systems Demand by Product, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 4-2 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems Value Demand by Product Type & Technology, 2016
    • Whole-House
      • Overview
      • Demand Outlook
        • Table Whole-House Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 4-3 | Whole-House Consumer Water Treatment Systems Market, 2006 - 2021
      • Point-of-Entry Water Purification
        • Table Figure 4-4 | Aquasana 500,000 Gallon Well Water Rhino
        • Table Point-of-Entry Water Purification System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 4-5 | Point-of-Entry Water Purification System Demand, 2006 - 2016
        • Table Selected POE Product Offerings
      • Water Conditioners
        • Table Water Conditioner Types: Advantages & Disadvantages
        • Table Water Conditioner System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Selected Water Softening and Scale Reduction Product Offerings
    • Point-of-Use
      • Overview
      • Demand Outlook
        • Table Point-of-Use Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 4-6 | Point-of-Use Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2016
      • Under-the-Sink Units
        • Table Figure 4-7 | iSpring Water Systems 7-stage with RO & UV Disinfection
        • Table Under-the-Sink Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Selected Under-the-Sink Product Offerings
      • Countertop Units
        • Table Figure 4-8 | Countertop Water Treatment System Types
        • Table Countertop Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Selected Countertop Product Offerings
      • Faucet-Mounted Units
        • Table Figure 4-9 | PUR Bluetooth Ultimate Faucet Filtration System
        • Table Faucet-Mounted Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Flow-Through Units
        • Table Figure 4-10 | Brita Grand Pitcher with Electronic Filter Indicator
        • Table Figure 4-11 | Brita Stream Pitcher
        • Table Flow-Through Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Faucet-Mounted & Flow-Through Unit Market Share
        • Table Figure 4-12 | Faucet-Mounted & Flow-Through Unit Market Share, 2016
      • Other Point-of-Use Systems
        • Table Figure 4-13 | Other Point-of-Use System Types
        • Table Other Point-of-Use Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 4-14 | LifeStraw Personal Water Filter
      • Water Treatment Systems Market Share
        • Table Figure 4-15 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems Value Market Share, 2016
        • Table Figure 4-16 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems Volume Market Share, 2016
  • CONSUMABLES
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 5-1 | Key Trends in Consumables for Consumer Water Treatment Systems
    • Overview
    • Demand Outlook
      • Table Consumer Water Treatment System Consumables Demand, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 5-2 | Consumables Demand, 2006 - 2016
    • Replacement Water Filters
      • Replacement Water Filters: Product Description
      • Replacement Water Filters: Demand Outlook
        • Table Replacement Water Filter Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Salt
      • Salt: Product Description
      • Salt: Demand Outlook
        • Table Water Softening Salt Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Replacement Membranes
      • Replacement Membranes: Product Description
      • Replacement Membranes: Demand Outlook
        • Table Replacement Membrane Demand, 2006 - 2021
    • Consumables Market Share
      • Table Figure 5-3 | Consumables Water Treatment Market Share, 2016
  • REGIONS
    • Key Findings
      • Table Figure 6-1 | Key Trends in Consumer Water Treatment Regions
    • Regional Consumer Trends
      • Consumers Who Own Water Treatment Systems
        • Table Consumers who "Own Water Purifier/Conditioner/Filter" by Region, 2017
      • Consumers Who Bought Water Treatment Systems in the Last 12 Months
        • Table Consumers Who "Bought Water Purifier/Conditioner/Filter in Last 12 Months" by Region, 2017
    • Demand by Region
      • Trends Overview
        • Table Figure 6-2 | Regional Trends Overview
      • Demand Outlook
        • Table Consumer Water Treatment System Demand by Region & Type, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 6-3 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems Demand by Region, 2016
    • Northeast
      • Northeast: Overview
        • Table Northeast Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 6-4 | Northeast Consumer Water Treatment System Market Position
      • New England
      • Middle Atlantic
        • Table Figure 6-5 | Northeast Consumer Water Treatment Value Demand by Subregion, 2016
    • Midwest
      • Midwest: Overview
        • Table Midwest Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 6-6 | Midwest Consumer Water Treatment System Market Position
      • East North Central
      • West North Central
        • Table Figure 6-7 | Midwest Consumer Water Treatment Value Demand by Subregion, 2016
    • South
      • South: Overview
        • Table South Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 6-8 | South Consumer Water Treatment System Market Position
      • South Atlantic
      • East South Central
      • West South Central
        • Table Figure 6-9 | South Consumer Water Treatment Value Demand by Subregion, 2016
    • West
      • West: Overview
        • Table West Consumer Water Treatment System Demand, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 6-10 | West Consumer Water Treatment System Market Position
      • Mountain
      • Pacific
        • Table Figure 6-11 | West Consumer Water Treatment Value Demand by Subregion, 2016
  • INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
    • Key Findings & Industry Composition
      • Table Consumer Water Treatment Systems & Consumables Sales by Company, 2016
    • Market Share
      • Table Figure 7-1 | US Consumer Water Treatment Systems & Consumables Market Share, 2016
      • Table Figure 7-2 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems & Consumables: Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 7-3 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems & Consumables: Second Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 7-4 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems & Consumables: Third Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 7-5 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems & Consumables: Fourth Leading Supplier
      • Table Figure 7-6 | Consumer Water Treatment Systems & Consumables: Fifth Leading Supplier
    • Competitive Strategies
      • Table Figure 7-7 | Soma 10-Cup Pitcher & Glass Carafe
    • Research & Product Development
    • Marketing & Distribution
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
      • Table Selected Acquisitions & Divestitures
    • Cooperative Agreements
      • Table Selected Cooperative Agreements
    • List of Industry Participants
  • APPENDIX
    • Scope
      • Table Study Scope
      • Table Study Scope: US Geographic Regions & Subregions
      • Table Relevant Industry Codes
    • Methodology
    • Sources
    • Associations & Agencies
    • Related Freedonia Group Studies
    • Definitions
    • Abbreviations
      • Table Abbreviations & Acronyms Used in Study
    • Macroeconomic Assumptions
      • Economic Environment
        • Table Macroeconomic Indicators, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 8-1 | Annual Growth in Real GDP, 2000- 2016, Compared to 1980 - 2005 Average
      • Demographic Trends
        • Table Population & Households, 2006 - 2021
        • Table Figure 8-2 | Annual Population Growth, 2001 - 2016
      • Beverage Consumption
        • Table Beverage Production, 2006 - 2021
    • Construction Trends
      • Table Residential Building Construction Expenditures, 2006 - 2021
      • Table New Housing Indicators, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Housing Stock by Type, 2006 - 2021
      • Table Figure 8-3 | Housing Stock by Year of Construction, 2016
      • Table Residential Improvement & Repair Expenditures, 2006 - 2021
    • Consumer Spending
      • Table Personal Consumption Expenditures, 2006 - 2021
    • Water Use & Withdrawal
      • Table Water Use & Withdrawal, 2006 - 2021

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