All Liquid Chlorine is not made equal!

So by now you can find liquid pool chlorine just about anywhere, It can be found at your professional swimming pool shop, your want to be pool stores, the big box super stores, your local hardware store, where you buy your groceries and soon I'm sure at your 24hr convenience store. So is it all the same? The answer is NO.

Facts about Liquid Chlorine

There are two basic types sold for swimming pool use

12.5% Sodium Hypochlorite (bottle Label) Sold at: Water Works, Pools, Hot Tubs & More Inc.

  • Percentage Strength at Bottling = 14.50%
  • Lbs. by weight per gallon = 10lbs.
  • % of Available Chlorine = 12.08
  • Lbs. of chlorine per gallon = 1.208lbs.

10% Sodium Hypochlorite (Bottle Label) Sold at: Almost all pool stores locally, the Big Box Convenience Stores, Local Hardware Stores.

  • Percentage strength at Bottling = 11.00% (at its strongest level at bottling it is 3.5% weaker than 12.50%)
  • Lbs. by weight per gallon = 9.63lbs.
  • % of Available Chlorine = 9.52
  • Lbs. of chlorine per gallon = .92lbs.

The Bottom Line Is 12.5% liquid chlorine is 25% per gallon stronger than the so-called bargain stores 10%. It would take 5 Gallons of our competitions Liquid Chlorine to equal 4 Gallons of Ours.


So when you think you are getting a deal. LOOK at the Label and See.

The reason the majority of these stores sell the Watered down 10% is the fact that they are afraid that with a better product comes a higher price. There concern is not to save you money but to mislead you with a inferior product with a lower price to gain more of your money.

If a store Sells you four gallons at $9.99 and Water works sells you four gallons at $11.99you assume we are more or they are cheaper. But in fact if you did the math that it takes five of there gallons to equal four of ours. You would be paying $12.49 at our competition for the equivalent of our $11.99

We have the Competition Beat by .50¢ per case with no gimmicks used