The Health and Safety Guideline 282 (HSG282) came into effect in early 2017. The main aim for the introduction was to reduce the risk of Legionella outbreaks associated with spas and hot tubs in commercial settings. Section 5 of the guideline focusses on water testing and what needs to be tested: Disinfectant, pH and Total […]
Hot tub retailers around the UK care are risking prosecution and could be harming customers and staff, one of the founding fathers on the UK industry has warned. Simon Hallett, who founded the British and Irish Hot Tub Association, now part of the BSPF umbrella organisation, believes less than 30% of the industry are following […]
Lovibond Tintometer is continuing its tour of the UK, delivering expert led water analysis training courses for those involved pool and spa water testing. Most recently, specialist training sessions took place for pool companies in Uckfield, East Sussex and Worcester. As experts in the field, Lovibond Tintometer offers bespoke training courses, tailored to the individual […]
The Tintometer team recently celebrated a landmark achievement at the company’s official presentation of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise. Her Majesty the Queen’s representative, the Lord-Lieutenant for Wiltshire, Mrs Sarah Troughton, presented the company with the Queen’s Award for International Trade, the highest distinction that can be bestowed upon a UK company. Mr Cay-Peter Voss, […]
Water treatment specialists CPC have teamed up with two leading European water testing companies to produce a twice yearly newsletter promoting the importance of responsible water management. ‘Testing Times’ is a collaboration between CPC, Palintest and Pool ID, offering practical advice, solutions and background to some of the industry’s pressing water treatment issues. Mark Ramsden, […]
Tintometer, the company behind the Lovibond® brand of water testing products has been presented with the Queen’s Award for International Trade, the highest distinction that can be bestowed upon a UK company. It wins the award for growth in overseas earnings of 160 per cent over the last six years. “We are so delighted to […]
The Tintometer Ltd, the company behind the Lovibond® brand of water testing products has been presented with the Queen’s Award for International Trade: the highest distinction that can be bestowed upon a UK company. It wins the award for growth in overseas earnings of 160 per cent over the last six years. “We are so […]
The UK swimming pool and spa sectors celebrated one of its best years in a decade at its annual UK Pool & Spa Awards with an *eight per cent increase in business. More hostages to fortune with the unpredictable British weather, rather than the economy; two months of sustained summer temperatures in July and August […]
Pollet Pool Group has been confirmed as the exclusive UK and Eire distributors for the Bayrol brand of pool and spa water care products.
The landmark deal, signed at the recent Piscine pool show in Lyon, officially takes effect from the New Year and includes Bayrol’s automatic dosing equipment offering as well as its popular water treatment range.