Chlorine Chemistry: What Inspectors Need to Know
Senior Research Associate, PPG Industries, Inc.
Level of Knowledge: Basic
Basic disinfection principles of pool/spa water chemistry will be discussed. Review of the six chlorine sanitizers presently being marketed will be presented. Stress is placed on the current status of chlorine levels and fouled pools. In depth comparison of bromine versus chlorine sanitation systems will be discussed. Special topics, such as ORP and "alternative sanitizers" will also be covered.
At the end of this session, you will be able to: