Monthly Archives: November 2015

Test Kit Reagent Compatibility Chart

Some people have asked us whether our reagents are compatible with other commonly available Australian FAS-DPD pool test kits. Where we know this information, we have provided it below. “Full” means that these chemicals are essentially identical. “Compatible” means that as long as the reagents are used in our bottles, then our reagents are 100% compatible, […]

An update on test contents and availability

Some news from the Clear Choice Labs: We are now in the final stages of making salt, TA (Total Alkalinity), and CH (Calcium Hardness) tests available as a part of the Clear Choice Labs range. Salt tests should (couriers willing update 26/11/15: couriers were not willing, these will be available Monday 30th November) be arriving […]

How to test for Cyanuric Acid (CYA) levels

Whether you call it cyanuric acid, stabilizer, or sunscreen for your pool, CYA is one of the critical elements that help keep your pool clear and healthy. UV light (which Australia has in over-abundance) causes the depletion of free chlorine. Without CYA, you have to add more chlorine to keep your pool healthy, or run your salt-water […]