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Stabilised Granular Chlorine 5kg £14.49
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Perfect Multi Functional Chlorine Granules 5kg £18.50
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Maxi Tabs 5kg £23.50
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Perfect Multi Functional Chlorine Tablets 5kg £23.50
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Chlorine Shock 5kg £18.50
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Fi Clor Superfast Shock 2.5kg £23.00
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Fi Clor Superfast Shock 4kg £32.00
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Fi Clor Premium 5 Tablets 5kg £50.00
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Fi Clor Premium 5 Granules 5kg £37.00
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Fi Clor Premium 5 Tablets 10kg £97.00
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Fi Clor Premium 5 Granules 10kg £66.00
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Chlorilong® 5 Functions Multifunctional Tablets £65.00
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Chlorilong® Chlorine Tablets £63.00
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Bayrol Chlorifix Granular Chlorine £48.00
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Bromine Mini Tabs £26.50
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Swimming Pool Chlorine and Bromine

Shock Treatment Chemicals will breakdown chloramines and clear green pools

 

There are other impurities in pool water in addition to bacteria, algae and viruses. They are called chloramines. Although not a direct health risk, they need to be broken down so as to maintain water that is of a high quality which is pleasant to bathe in.

 

High chloramine levels are responsible for eye-sting and the unpleasant, stale chlorine smell that many people associate with old-fashioned swimming baths.

 

In order to eliminate chloramines it is necessary to use a shock treatment to super chlorinate the pool with a high dose of free chlorine.

 

In addition at some stage, chlorine levels may have fallen, or chlorine has become ineffective allowing algae to become established in the water. By utilising a shock treatment, it will in fact kill the algae.

 

Although they belong to the same chemical family, there are some differences between chlorine and bromine. When you dissolve Chlorine Granules they produce hypochlorous acid; this is the active compound that will kill the bacteria and other unwanted pollution introduced into your pool or spa.

 

As the chlorine does its job killing the bacteria it can form other compounds called combined chlorine (chloramines). These compounds have no killing power and are, in fact, a nuisance. They need to be removed by periodically by shock dosing the pool with a shock treatment.

 

The pH of your pool water is much more important for chlorine than it is for bromine. The pH needs to be kept between 7.2 – 7.6 to ensure optimum conditions for the chlorine to kill unwanted pollution. When necessary you can raise the pH using pH Increaser (Soda Ash) and lower it using pH  Reducer (Dry Acid).

 

Finally, the chlorine level could be decomposed by sunlight in outdoor pools, but to prevent this there is a stabiliser called cyanuric acid built into our Chlorine Granules and Tablets.