Pink stains in pool after cutting trees..

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Pink stains in pool after cutting trees..

Postby jeanft » Fri 17 Nov, 2006 22:35

Oaktrees and a pinetree were removed from the pool area today. Branches and sawdust ended up in water...
Pink stains are on the pool ganite now. Impossible to remove with a brush, Vitamic C...
Should I add chlorine? ( shock the pool )'s a salt system


Postby Guest » Thu 23 Nov, 2006 18:15

Sawdust and leaf litter and the like are organic.

To remove these you want to add chlorine. Try shocking the pool with Liquid Chlorine to about 10 mg/l for 24 hours and see if the pink stain lifts.

Your salt system produces a chlorine similar to liquid chlorine so this should be okay.

If this doesn't work let me know, there is another method we can try.

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