More stories about Sanitation

  • Techs Worth Their Salt

    Some service technicians still treat pools with chlorine generators the same way they do any other pool, and that can present problems.

  • UV Growing As Sanitation Solution

    Swimming pool contractors are beginning to install more UV systems on semi-public pools.

  • Technical Guide to Using UV Sanitation on Swimming Pools

    Ultraviolet (UV-C) water treatment technology is one technique that has seen increased popularity thanks to its ease of use, reduced chemical consumption, health advantages and environmentally friendly benefits.

  • Eight tips for properly installing chemical feeders

    Eight tips for properly installing chemical feeders.

  • Pool Urination Comments Spur Ongoing Debate

    Comments made by two Olympic swimmers stating that urinating in pools is acceptable has caused more debate in the aquatics and pool industries.

  • Making It Clear

    Turbidity is one of the most predominant water quality issues in the pool industry.

  • Working Together

    As helpful as new technologies might be, a foolproof, all-in-one pool sanitation solution still hasn’t been invented yet.

  • FPSIE Study Aims to Influence Policy

    The Foundation for Pool & Spa Industry Education has completed a study on how to save energy without compromising water quality.

  • Lethal Light

    Between the rising costs of electricity and growing consumer demand for “green” water treatment solutions, ultraviolet (UV) radiation is becoming an increasingly popular tool for disinfecting pools and spas.

  • The Ozone Option

    One additional application of ultraviolet radiation (UV) — and a potential complement to a UV system — is ozone