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American Heart Month: Why You Should Workout With Water

No matter what time of year it is, you should always be making healthy heart choices, but American Heart Month this February is a great opportunity to think of the new, different ways you can improve your cardiovascular health. The Problem Each year, about 610,000 Americans die of heart disease, which is one in every […]

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 […]

Swim Season: 3 Ways Pool Chlorine Harms Swimmers’ Health

The college and high school swim team seasons are finally here – and while that means swimmers and coaches get to enjoy practices and meets – this also means swimmers are potentially more exposed to harmful pool chlorine. If you’re a competitive swimmer, a swimming coach or if your children are on a swim team this […]

The Last-Minute Holiday (Eco-Friendly) Gift Guide

The holiday giving season is here – and you don’t have much time to get gifts for everyone on your list! If you’re having trouble finding the right gift for the right person – consider getting an eco-friendly gift from our fellow B Corps. Certified B Corporations meet rigorous requirements demonstrating social and environmental performance, […]

3 Products That’ll Enhance Your Pool Business in 2018

Whether you have a small or large pool business, there’s always room to grow. Making small changes to your product line can make big impacts on your pool business in 2018. Every year new, innovative pool products are discovered that make caring for pools easier, more efficient and healthier for swimmers and the environment. Therefore, […]

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 […]

Holiday House Cleaning: 4 Must-Need Eco-Friendly Products

Thanksgiving is this week, which means that it’s that time of year to cook, eat and enjoy the holiday season with friends and family, but after every holiday dinner or party comes the cleaning up. Far too many household cleaning products are made with harmful chemicals, but the B Corp Certification has made it easy […]

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 […]

MyCentralJersey: Low-chlorine hydrotherapy pool helps students with disabilities

The New Jersey Institute for Disabilities (NJID) has helped enhance Lakeview School’s program to help students with disabilities — with the state’s first school-based low-chlorine hydrotherapy pool. A New Jersey publication, MyCentralJersey, recently featured the Lakeview School’s new, HydroWorx therapeutic pool that uses Clear Comfort to provide rehabilitation and therapy with low-chlorine water.   “The benefits of […]

The History of Pool Treatment

Over the last 100 years, the pool industry has found new ways to keep swimming pool water clean, clear and enjoyable. Throughout this search for better water quality, pool sanitation systems have evolved to be more safe, effective and healthy. Today, there are five pool systems that have maintained popularly among the masses, these include: […]

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