Standard 5 Algaecide is effective against the growth of algae, and is efficient and non-staining when used as directed. It will not evaporate and its algae fighting abilities actually increase as pool water temperature increases. Ensure all pool equipment is working properly. Backwash the filter system following manufacturer's directions, Adjust pH between 7.2-7.6. Adjust chlorine residual to 1-3 ppm. Apply an initial treatment by following the appropriate steps: Backwash the filter thoroughly, Vacuum algae debris and thoroughly brush pool, add 1 gallon of this product to each 25,000 gallons of water, or ration thereof. Add a maintenance dose of 1 quart in 25,000 gallons every 3-5 days or as needed to maintain 0.5 ppm active.
Booster Application: Add 1 quart of this product in 25,000 gallons of water after a heavy or prolonged rainfall or when there is a heavy bathing load.
- Controls algae and algal slime growth.