Sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) is a compound that is effectively used for water purification. It is used on a large scale for surface purification, bleaching, odour removal and water disinfection.
Sodium hypochlorite does three things: Sanitize, oxidize, and kills organic matter in the pool.
Organic matter could be algae spores, bacteria, bugs, and swimmer waste
- It can easily and be stored and transported.
- Sodium hypochlorite produces residual disinfectant.