Zodiac Pool Systems has introduced the Polaris PB4SQ booster pump. The Trade Series Exclusive pump is designed to power pressure cleaners and offers a 30-percent reduction in energy usage compared to the Polaris PB4-60 booster pump. It has a Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled motor, which helps reduce noise.
Hach’s new DPD Pro test strips are the first NSF Certified dip-and-read strips for public pools. The test results use the DPD method for Total Chlorine and Free Chlorine. In two minutes, users have results for seven key chemistries. “DPD Pro minimizes the number of steps required for testing and
Registration for the 2017 World Aquatic Health Conference is open. The event is October 18 to 20 at the Omni Interlocken in Broomfield, Colorado. The early registration rate is $445 if purchased by May 31. To register visit thewahc.org.
The National Swimming Pool Foundation’s newest course is a blend of online and in-class work. The Advanced Service Technician Course provides information on equipment installation, maintenance, repair and more. Students must complete seven online courses, a classroom session and pass an examination to receive the AST Certification.
The Master Pools Guild has donated $40,000 to the National Swimming Pool Foundation’s Step Into Swim Campaign, bringing its total donations to the program to $80,000. Step Into Swim provides swim lessons to underprivileged children and adults across the United States.