How to adjust alkalinity for the effect of cyanuric acid

Before adjusting pH or sanitizer in your pool, you need to adjust the total alkalinity to carbonate alkalinity. Sanitizers like Dichlor and Trichlor release cyanuric acid (CA) which is a weak buffer. Cyanuric acid may also be added directly as a stabilizer. Total alkalinity needs to be adjusted for cyanuric acid so that you can…

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What To Do with the Other Chemicals

What To Do with the Other Chemicals Even with keeping good chemistry in your pool and spa over time you main need to use some other things to keep your water at it’s best. These things include algaecides, flocculants, stabilizers, and more. Sometimes pool water becomes cloudy because of the introduction of organic pollution from…

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