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The Truth About Chlorine “Pool Smell”: Clean or Caustic?

Do you know that chlorine “pool smell” that wafts over you before you can even see a public swimming pool? This pungent smell of chlorine might bring up wonderful memories of swimming during summer break, but do you also remember the red eyes, irritated skin, disintegrated swimsuit and the fried hair ends? It turns out […]

New Clear Comfort Care Pledge Redefines Healthy Swimming for Aquatic Facilities

Innovative Program Recognizes Facilities That Pledge to Offer the Healthiest, Most Sustainable and Enjoyable Pool Water Boulder, Colorado – June 26, 2018 – Clear Comfort introduces the Clear Comfort Care Program, the company’s first pledge for aquatic facilities to provide the best, healthiest swimming experience for their patrons. By taking the pledge, facilities promise to […]

Home Pool Shock 101

Swimming season is just around the corner, and no matter what kind of sanitation your home pool will be using this summer – you will need to add a shock to your pool. If you’re a pool care beginner and don’t know where to start – let alone what a shock is – we have […]

Clear Comfort Unveils New Revolutionary Spa Water Treatment System

The New CCW50 Offers the Easiest, Healthiest and Best Feeling Water for Today’s Spas and Hot Tubs Boulder, Colorado – April 10, 2018 – Clear Comfort introduces the innovative CCW50, the company’s newest, non-chlorine sanitation system specifically for spas. Homeowners can now enjoy a healthier, easier and more enjoyable spa experience. Pre-orders are being taken […]

Pool System Comparison: Saltwater vs Clear Comfort

Picking the right pool system for your home can be challenging – that’s why it’s important to evaluate the pros and cons before you make a final selection. If you’re deciding between salt water pools and Clear Comfort pools, here’s everything you need to know about how their maintenance, health considerations and water feeling compare […]

From Nature to Pool Treatment: What are Hydroxyls?

Clear Comfort’s chlorine-free pool system uses a process that mimics how our atmosphere cleans our air. This process creates hydroxyls that do a better job of destroying contaminants in the pool than chlorine. But what exactly are these “hydroxyls”? Hydroxyls in Our Atmosphere Hydroxyls are often called “nature’s broom” because they keep the earth’s atmosphere […]

Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Why Pool (Combined) Chlorine is Harmful

November marks Lung Cancer Awareness Month – a time to promote good lung health and raise awareness for the second most common cancer in both men and women and the leading cause of cancer death. There’s a common misconception that lung cancer only affects the elderly or smokers, but anyone is at risk. So, whether […]

Pool Story: How a JCC Cut 40% of Chlorine Use and Costs [Infographic]

In 2016, Kathy Torre, Aquatics Director at the Jewish Community Center (JCC) MetroWest, sought a healthier pool treatment solution to keep up with the facility’s swimming lessons, competitions and other activities. The Challenge: Torre says that trying to reduce combined chlorine and keep the pool environment’s air and water quality healthy for swimmers and staff […]

Pool Story: How a YMCA pool improved air quality

If you can’t see your facility’s pool you shouldn’t be able to smell it. The chemical pool smell that lurks into hallways, lobbies and locker rooms isn’t only unpleasant, but also toxic to inhale. However, aquatic facilities, like the Boulder Valley YMCA, have been trailblazers for facilities looking to improve air quality, while protecting the health […]

4 Ways to reduce your pool chlorine exposure

Being a low-impact exercise that works the entire body, swimming is a great exercise for all ages and capabilities. While swimming has many healthy benefits for our bodies physically, it can also expose our bodies to dangerous chemicals that’ll harm our digestive and respiratory health. If swimming is a part of your daily or weekly […]

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