Hot tubs and spas are becoming increasingly popular in many homes for relaxation and rejuvenation. There are many different types of chemicals used to keep these pools clean. Still, bromine tablets have become one of the most widely used sanitisers over recent years due to their long-lasting effects and a gentler feel on the skin.… Read More
Understanding Water Sanitizers
What is the most critical pool chemical?
When it comes to maintaining a clean and safe swimming pool, several chemicals are essential. However, chlorine is crucial for keeping your pool water healthy and harmful bacteria-free.
Chlorine is a powerful disinfectant that kills bacteria, viruses, and other microorganisms that can cause illness or infection.… Read More
What Pool Chemicals Do You Need for a Swimming Pool – Here’s the top 5 things?
If you own a swimming pool, keeping it clean and safe for swimmers is essential. One of the most critical aspects of pool maintenance is using the right chemicals. This blog will explore the substances you need for your swimming pool.… Read More
Ask An Expert – SPA Pool Maintenance
One of the most important things to consider when it comes to SPA pool maintenance is whether or not you should hire a professional SPA service company to help maintain the quality of your water or what products are the safest to use. … Read More
What are Bromine Granules?
Why are chlorine tablets so popular as a biocide
What are the advantages of using chlorine tablets and why are chlorine tablets so popular as a biocide
– Chlorine tablets will help maintain a healthy environment in your pool or spa, preventing bacteria and algae from growing.
– Chlorine is less expensive than other sanitizers, making them the most cost effective option for maintaining a healthy environment for your pool or spa.… Read More
Global market for bromine hot tubs and pools
Global market for bromine in hot tubs and pools – Industrial biocides like Bromine are used in many industries, but specifically in pools and hot tubs because they kill bacteria, algae, and other organisms that may disrupt the cleanliness. Bromine is a very popular choice for these two industries because it is one of the most effective and economical.… Read More
GB BPR Biocidal Product Regulations
The Biocidal Product Regulations 2008 (BPR) are a set of European Union law designed to strengthen the Biocidal Products Regulation which was enacted in 2004. The Biocidal Product Regulations 2008 (BPR) implement a new approval system, which simplifies the approval process for biocidal products.… Read More
Consequences of not using BPR products
Should a manufacturer, distributor, or retailer that sells biocidal products don’t comply with BPR regulations, then the United Kingdom by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) can assess hefty fines on the violator, and it doesn’t stop there. The violator chain goes up through the manufacturer to the distributor to the retailer that provides the non-BPR-regulated products.… Read More
Stabilised Chlorine vs Un-stabilised Chlorine
The Total Chemical Solutions team often gets asked what the difference is between these two recommended forms of chlorine, and which one should be used. For years now, bromine has been a popular proactive option for on-site water sanitation due to its non-chlorine properties that are advantageous in hot tubs or spas because it does not cause dry skin like some chlorinated pools can.… Read More