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Conflicting Chemicals: Hydrogen Peroxide in the #RioOlympics diving pool

This article is a follow-up to our last article about the Rio…
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Why the #RioOlympics diving pool turned green overnight

The Olympic diving pool turned green overnightIt's the 2016…
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Green pool, full of algae, but no phosphates?!

 Have you ever had a pool with algae, but no phosphates?It…
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Carbonate Scale: the hardened truth

Carbonate Scale. The unwelcome buildup of hardened minerals can…
blue saltwater pool

Saltwater: Myths, Pros & Cons

Given the growing popularity of saltwater systems in residential…
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Backwashing sand filters

Pool operators often ask us about backwashing A stunning number…
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What are Chloramines?

Types of Chloramines Chloramines are the topic of much conversation…
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From green to blue water within three hours

A recently-refilled pool at a resort had a problem. A big problem.When…