Marina, a name of Latin origin meaning “from the sea” suits fittingly for the stylish and contemporary new design of the MARINA BRITA water pitcher. The contoured shape of the MARINA BRITA water pitcher is complemented well with the smart electronic filter change indicator – a user-friendly tool built in the MARINA BRITA water pitcher that helps keep track of water filter usage and indicates when the water filter needs to be changed. This feature of the MARINA BRITA water pitcher helps ensure quality and consistency in the supply of filtered, clean water for the household or the work place. The MARINA BRITA water pitcher has the capacity of producing 8 eight oz glasses of filtered water. In addition, a flip-top lid is built in the MARINA BRITA water pitcher for easy refilling. And the soft grip of the MARINA BRITA water pitcher allows for an added level of comfort for hands while using it for refilling or dispensing. The MARINA BRITA water pitcher lives up to the qualities of BRITA water filters for pitchers in producing good tasting, clean, filtered water. It helps reduce taste and odor of additives like chlorine used to control microbes. The MARINA BRITA water pitcher also helps fight chemicals and metals, such as, copper, cadmium, and mercury that may end up in tap water due to various factors, like, corrosion of household plumbing systems, erosion of natural deposits, galvanized pipes and discharges from refineries or runoff from landfills. In addition to all these qualities, the elegant looks of the MARINA BRITA water pitcher work as the perfect companion for serving filtered, clean, good tasting water at parties and functions for entertaining.