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2014-07-09 23:08:05

Neptune Benson a leading manufacturer of commercial pool filtration systems, UV disinfection systems and aquatics components is selected as a Hilton Worldwide Supplier. Coventry, RI (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Neptune Benson, a leading manufacturer of commercial pool filtration systems, UV disinfection systems, and aquatics components is proud to announce they are now a supplier of aquatic products for Hilton Worldwide. For hotel or resorts, water savings are a huge consideration. The...

2014-05-21 12:26:16

Annual Pool Survey Find Americans Anxious to Shake Off Winter Blues and Dive In WASHINGTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One in three Americans - and over half of Americans in the Northeast and Midwest regions - said the long, brutal winter of 2014 caused their worst cabin fever in at least a decade, and the "cure" many are looking forward to is jumping in a swimming pool, according to a national Ipsos survey released today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130607/FL28465LOGO Months of...

Peeing In The Pool - Is It Safe?
2014-03-27 07:33:16

American Chemical Society Sanitary-minded pool-goers who preach "no peeing in the pool," despite ordinary and Olympic swimmers admitting to the practice, now have scientific evidence to back up their concern. Researchers are reporting that when mixed, urine and chlorine can form substances that can cause potential health problems. Their study appears in ACS' journal Environmental Science & Technology. Jing Li, Ernest Blatchley, III, and colleagues note that adding chlorine to pool...

2013-10-29 23:20:35

Shifts to Atlantium Hydro-Optic™ UV for Virus Disinfection, Less Carcinogenic By-Products California (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Atlantium Technologies Ltd., leader in UV water treatment for municipal and other large-scale applications, announced today that the Town of Hillsborough, New Hampshire, has chosen their innovative Hydro-Optic™ ultraviolet (UV) water disinfection system to disinfect for viruses instead of just using conventional chlorine - a historic first for a major...

2013-05-31 23:15:46

The UN's World Environment Day is June 5 so there's no better time to get informed about pollutants in your water. Aquasana, the makers of best-in-class water filtration systems, recommends what to look for and how to have the healthiest water possible. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Do you know what´s in your water? Do a little digging and it´s likely you´ll be disturbed when you discover the whole story. According to an Environmental Working Group (EWG) study of the...

2009-06-17 07:25:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking to make waves this summer by transforming your pool into a lean, green, energy-saving machine? According to Randy Mendioroz, principal of Aquatic Design Group (ADG), annual operating costs for an outdoor pool can cost thousands with natural gas (71% of total cost), electricity (14%), pool chemicals (10%), and water (5%). Following are four ways to "green up" pool operations from ADG, a nationally renowned pool and aquatic design and...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.