This stainless steel model has a top quality One Gallon Glass Carafe with Ergonomic "Easy Lift" Handle. Now with H2o Labs EXCLUSIVE Activated Carbon Pods that last twice as long and contain 3 TIMES the filtering media, specifically designed to provide the purest water and the most effective VOC removal of any similar distiller. It also has a top quality 100% Stainless Steel interior steam chamber and condensing coil; and features single-button start, automatically turns off, and is very EASY TO CLEAN. Both distiller and carafe have large openings for easy access and cleaning by hand. (Some other brands are extremely difficult if not impossible to clean by hand due to a "bottle-type" collection container or one with a difficult-to-remove lid.) Stainless Steel exterior Décor SS model matches other stainless steel kitchen appliances. Glass Carafe has a black handle and navy blue lid made from top quality, food-safe, BPA-Free polypropylene. Can make up to 4 gallons per day. Space Saving, Durable & Portable. Under 10 pounds, you can take it with you on vacations or travels! Other brands can cost less initially, but end up costing much more due to poor quality and repair issues. This is simply the very best water distiller in its class.