Your essential guide for the treatment and quality of your Pool or Spa

First published in 1999, its unchallenged reputation has earned it sales of over 8,000 copies.


The Essential Guide

The essential guide for everyone involved in the design, treatment, management and scrutiny of pools of all sorts - expanded, refined, updated, still authoritative.

Topics Covered include:

  • Pollution and Hygiene of Swimming Pools
  • Correct Filtration and Disinfection
  • Pool water chemistry
  • Testing and controlling pool water chemistry
  • Dealing with outbreaks
  • Hydrotherapy pools
  • Personal protection, emergency procedures
  • The pool in its environment
  • Spa and Leisure pools

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THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE

PWTAG technical note are updates or new material for the standards and guidance given in the PWTAG book, Swimming Pool Water and the PWTAG Code of Practice and should be read in association with these publications. PWTAG keeps pool operators up to date by providing guidance though these technical notes on the issues of the day. Combining PWTAG's specialist expertise and published scientific data, we aim to optimise swimming pool technical operation.

PWTAG technical note are updates or new material for the standards and guidance given in the PWTAG book, Swimming Pool Water and the PWTAG Code of Practice and should be read in association with these publications. PWTAG keeps pool operators up to date by providing guidance though these technical notes on the issues of the day. Combining PWTAG's specialist expertise and published scientific data, we aim to optimise swimming pool technical operation.

CONTENTS

What does SWIMMING POOL WATER include? Twenty-six chapters - 190 pages

  • What is a swimming pool?
  • Types of pool
  • Pollution an hygiene
  • Management
  • Design
  • Hydraulics
  • Filtration
  • Disinfection
  • Dosing
  • Pool water chemistry
  • Testing and controlling pool water chemistry
  • Healthy swimming
  • Dealing with outbreaks
  • Microbiological testing
  • Pool chemical safety
  • Plant maintenance
  • Cleaning
  • personal protection, emergency procedures
  • Spa pools
  • Leisure pools
  • Hydrotherapy pools
  • Outdoor swimming and paddling pools
  • Pools in other locations
  • Domestic pools
  • Interactive water features and play equipment
  • The pool in its environment
  • Problem sorter
  • Bibliography
  • Glossary / Index

UPDATES, CORRECTIONS & COMMENTS

Updates on the topics contained in Swimming Pool Water are to be found in the technical notes section of this website