What you should know about your pool.

Althought chlorine is widely used as a disinfectant for swimming pools and spas, it is not the best or the healthiest alternative for treating pool watere. Here are some facts you should be aware of:


  • Cholorine reacts with organic waste to form highly toxic and carcinogenic compounds.
  • High concentrations of these toxins cause red eyes, rashes, and other health complications.
  • The skin represents the largest organ in the body and is capable of absorbing large quantities of these toxins.
  • Many of the world's largest and most prestigious pools are treated with ozone as a primary disinfectant and some countries have adopted ozone as their standard disinfectant.
  • Ozone leaves no toxic residuals in treated water and is up to 1000 times more powerful as a bacteria killer than chlorine.
  • Dissolved ozone is not known to cause any adverse health effects.

Typical Benefits

  • Reduces/Eliminates Chlorine
  • Stabilize pH control
  • Kill bacteria thousands of times more effectively than chlorine
  • Reduce maintenance requirements and the handling of dangerous chemicals
  • Eliminate rashes, eye irritation and hair damage
  • Improve water clarity with ozone as a microflocculant
  • Eliminates chlorine smell from the pool environment
  • Reduce the health risk due to pathogens such as cryptosporidium

Who uses Ozone to treat Pool Water?

  • There are over 30,000 ozone pools in Europe.
  • Germany has used an ozone standard for public pools for over 30 years.
  • All Olympic pools are treated with ozone.
  • The Canadian Department of National Defense uses ozone in their swimming pools