The Omnipure K5686-BB GAC and Phosphate is an inline type of cartridge. An inline cartridge can be installed inline, even behind a refrigerator, for ensuring cleaner, better tasting water. The advantage of inline filters is that they can be easily installed wherever filtered water is required. The cartridge removes the taste and odor of chlorine, lime, and scale deposit. It is rated to a 0.5 gpm. The dimensions are 2.5 x 12 inches. The cartridge has a quick connect 1/4 inch FQC fittings for easy installation. It is one of the best water filtration cartridges for icemakers, RO systems, beverage systems, and refrigerators. The cartridge has a capacity of 6 months or 2000 gallons.