Swimming Pool Safety

Safety with Swimming Pool Chemicals

  • NEVER MIX different types of chlorine.
  • NEVER MIX chemicals together. Add them to the pool separately.
  • Do not use quantities in excess of the recommended dosage on the label.
  • After shock treating, you must wait until the free available chlorine residual is at the level recommended by the label instructions.
  • Keep all chemicals out of the reach of children.
  • Containers should always be kept closed when not in use.
  • DO NOT use contents of unlabeled containers.
  • NEVER add water to chemicals. Always add chemicals to water.
  • Wash out the container when empty; then dispose of it according to the directions on the label.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly after handling the chemicals.
  • Use a separate clean plastic measuring cup for each chemical.