Accu-Tab® System Advisor Series

Learn about the proprietary technology and engineering behind the Accu-Tab tablet chlorination system.

In 2007, the Accu-Tab® system team formed the Advisor Series and began publishing research findings and best practices. These papers and advisories are meant to provide insight on current industry issues for aquatics facility owners and operators.

Items are arranged by topic and can be viewed or downloaded in PDF format. For more detailed information on the Advisor Series or any industry issue, contact an Accu-Tab system representative.

Codes and Regs

"Looking For Trouble" Research Paper (PDF) – based on exclusive 2008 NSF International findings from recreational water facility health inspectors nationwide. Includes operational action steps for facility viability and suggestions for keeping your facility and patrons safe between inspections.

For more information about regulations in your state, download an NSF guide to state codes.

The Advisor Series was acknowledged on this topic in the following publications:

  • Aquatics International, January 2010
  • NACCHO Connect, May 2009
  • Parks & Rec Business, October 2009
  • Pool & Spa Marketing, August 2009
  • Recreation Management, October 2009

Cyanuric Acid

"Know Your Limits: the FYI on CYA" Advisory (PDF) - two-page advisory outlines new cyanuric acid (CYA) regulations that require commercial swimming pools to maintain levels of CYA and includes exclusive survey findings and action items.

The Advisor Series was acknowledged on this topic in the following publications:

  • Club & Resort Business Web news, April 2010
  • Water Quality Products, October 2009

Green Practices

"Being Green, Staying Clean" Advisory - two-page advisory outlines key practices for recreational water facilities to be responsible to the environment and their patrons' health.

The Advisor Series was acknowledged on this topic in the following publications:

  • Club Industry e-newsletter, July 2010
  • Pool Center Blog, July 2010
  • Water Quality Products Web news, July 2010

Maintenance and Training

"Smooth Operator" Advisory (PDF) - two-page advisory outlines best practices for maintenance and training at a recreational water facility with survey findings and seasonal action items.

The Advisor Series was acknowledged on this topic in the following publications:

  • FUNWORLD, April 2010
  • Parks & Rec Business, April 2010

Recreational Water Illnesses (RWIs)

"The Dirty Truth" Research Paper (PDF) - based on eye-opening research findings by Dr. Stanley R. Pickens on patron habits at waterparks and recreational water illness (RWI) prevention. Includes suggestions on immediate and long-term action steps for waterpark operations, regulations and management practices.

  • Athletic Business, October 2008
  • Pool & Spa Marketing, August 2008

Other Application Information

Food Safety

Food Safety Bulletin - Accu-Tab® Best Practices for Post-Harvest Packing and Processing.

Chlorine and Food Safety White Paper (PDF) - developed by the Chlorine Chemistry Council, the paper explores the role chlorine plays in the efforts of industry, public health officials and consumers to maintain the safety of the global food supply.