Dive into Happiness: Our Sponsorship of the Deep End Pools Podcast

We are thrilled to share some exciting news with our pool and spa community! Periodic Products Inc. is proudly sponsoring the Deep End Pools Podcast, a treasure trove of knowledge for all things related to pools. Hosted by the dynamic duo of Frank and Jacque, this podcast dives deep into the world of pool construction, maintenance, and chemistry.

Frank and Jacque are powerhouses of expertise and enthusiasm. Frank, a Stain Treatment and Removal (STAR) Certified professional, is a true wizard when it comes to pool chemistry. His passion for the subject is contagious, and listening to him talk about chemicals and their combinations is nothing short of mind-blowing. But fear not, Jacque is there to ensure that Frank doesn’t go off on too many tangents. Her wit and charm keep the podcast engaging and on track!

Every week, listeners can expect to be treated to a wealth of tips, tricks, and insights on everything from building the perfect pool to maintaining its crystal-clear waters. Whether you’re a seasoned pool owner or just dipping your toes into the world of aquatic leisure, the Deep End Pools Podcast has something for everyone.

But that’s not all! As part of our sponsorship, we are excited to bring our listeners some exclusive bonuses. Stay tuned for special offers from Periodic Products and CuLator Metal Eliminator and Stain Preventer. These products are designed to make pool maintenance a breeze, ensuring that your pool stays metal-free, stain-free, pristine, and inviting all season long.

So why are we so thrilled to be sponsoring the Deep End Pools Podcast? It’s simple: we believe in the power of education and community. By supporting this podcast, we are not only helping pool owners make informed decisions about their pool care, but we are also fostering a sense of belonging within the pool enthusiast community and helping support pool and service professionals throughout the country.

Owning a pool is more than just a luxury; it’s a lifestyle. It’s about creating memories with family and friends, basking in the sun on lazy summer days, and escaping the stresses of everyday life. And with the guidance of Frank and Jacque, maintaining your pool has never been easier.

But perhaps the most rewarding aspect of sponsoring the Deep End Pools Podcast is knowing that we are helping people find joy and relaxation in their own backyard. There’s something magical about the shimmering surface of a well-maintained pool, and we’re honored to play a small part in bringing that magic to life for listeners.

So, whether you’re a pool aficionado or a novice just starting out, we invite you to dive into the Deep End Pools Podcast. Join Frank and Jacque as they explore the fascinating world of pool care, one episode at a time. Trust us, you won’t want to miss it!

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-deep-end-pool-podcast/id1597918263

Periodic Products, Inc. is a proud supporter of the Pool and Spa industry.

In our committed effort to support the Pool and Spa Industry, Periodic Products, Inc. is proud to announce our continued support of Step into Swim as a Gold Level Sponsor.  Periodic Products takes immense pride in its unwavering support for the Pool and Spa industry. This dedication is manifested through the application of responsible science and cutting-edge chemical technologies. As a staunch advocate for education and progress in the industry, Periodic Products is a member of the Pool and Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA), the Florida Swimming Pool Association (FSPA), the Independent Pool and Spa Service Association (IPSSA), the National Plaster Council (NPC), and Step into Swim.  Periodic Products is also a sponsor of the Greg Garrett Scholarship Award which assists PHTA Members in the Builder or Service sector with the opportunity to continue their education and increase professionalism in the industry.

The company’s involvement in supporting these organizations underscores its commitment to collaboration and shared goals within the industry. By partnering with and/or volunteering for these organizations, Periodic Products actively contributes to the advancement of best practices, standards, and innovations in pool and spa management. This collaborative spirit reflects the company’s dedication to creating a positive impact on the industry.

For more than a decade, Periodic Products has championed the cause of science-based education within the pool and spa sector. Through collaborative efforts with pool owners and professionals, Periodic Products has played a pivotal role in addressing issues related to pool chemistry, metals, and metal staining. 

Additionally, Dr. Joseph Laurino, president and CEO of Periodic Products and the creator of CuLator Metal Eliminator, has served as a volunteer on many technical committees and councils of the Pool and Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA), and currently serves on PHTA’s Recreational Water and Air Quality Committee, is chair of the Technical Advisory Committee and is the current chair of its Board of Directors.

Our Stain Treatment and Removal (STAR) certification program serves as a comprehensive resource, equipping industry professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively address metal stain prevention, water discoloration, and metal stain removal. By offering a science-backed curriculum, Periodic Products ensures that those who earn the STAR certification are well-prepared to tackle many of the challenges associated with pool maintenance and proper water chemistry.

In essence, Periodic Products not only provides cutting-edge chemical solutions but also actively contributes to the intellectual growth and professional development of individuals within the pool and spa industry. Through its educational initiatives and partnerships with industry-leading organizations, Periodic Products is committed to advancing the industry, one pool at a time, with a steadfast focus on education, collaboration, and responsible science.

Periodic Products, Inc. Announces the Launch of its Stain Treatment and Removal (STAR) Certification Program

Sarasota, FL, August 22, 2023 – Periodic Products, Inc. announced today the launch this fall of its metal Stain Treatment and Removal (STAR) Certification Program for pool industry professionals. This comprehensive program will consist of 5 individual modules, complete with case studies, dealing with metal staining, metal elimination, pool start-ups, source and aged water, and metal stain removal. Upon the completion of the requirements for each module, attendees will receive the corresponding STAR Certification designation.

In announcing the program, Joseph Laurino, Ph.D., President and CEO of Periodic Products, Inc., stated, “Based on our educational presentations held during various national and regional pool and spa trade shows, we have developed this certification program to help the service and retail pool professionals understand the role metals play in surface staining.  Additionally, this program will give them the tools to proactively address these issues before they arise.”

The program will be delivered using both an in-person and a “hybrid” format with both in-person and virtual components. For more information, please contact Matt Kepple ([email protected]) or David McLaren ([email protected].

About Periodic Products, Inc.

Periodic Products is a material science technology company committed to advancing a cleaner and safer global environment through the application of responsible science and breakthrough chemical technologies. Periodic Products manufactures a full range of environmentally friendly swimming pool chemicals and water filtration products containing its patented biodegradable polymer compounds and metal-polymer composite materials. The Company’s Chelok® metal chelating technology permanently removes iron (rust), copper, manganese, and other metals from swimming pools and spas; removes and recovers metal contaminants from ground and surface waters; and recovers rare earth metals from industrial and mining waste products. For more information visit www.periodicproducts.com.

Periodic Products, Inc. Announces Sponsorship of a Second PHTA Greg Garrett Scholarship Award

Sarasota, FL, March 20, 2023 – Periodic Products, Inc. announced today that it will sponsor a second Greg Garrett Scholarship Award presented by the Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA). The inaugural award was presented at the 2022 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo. At the 2023 Expo to be held in Las Vegas, NV this November, two $5,000 awards, one sponsored by PHTA and the second by Periodic Products, will be given to two members in the builder and/or service sector(s) of the pool and hot tub industry to further their career through PHTA and/or GENESIS® educational courses or certification fees. 

In announcing the award, Dr. Joseph Laurino, president and CEO of Periodic Products, stated, “Greg Garrett and I served together on one of the technical committees of PHTA, the Recreational Water and Air Quality Committee, for almost a decade. Greg had a passion for educating the industry on some of the more critical technical issues impacting the proper design, construction, and maintenance of swimming pools, spas, and hot tubs.

“Greg was an expert in cementitious surfaces. He and I worked with our scientists at Periodic Products to develop a start-up product for pools, spas, and hot tubs. A portion of the proceeds from this start-up product, Super Start-Up™, will be used to support this second scholarship.”

According to PHTA, the application and selection process for both scholarships will remain the same. For more information about the Greg Garrett Scholarship Award and to submit an application, visit phta.org/garrett-award. Please send any questions to [email protected].   

About the Greg Garrett Scholarship Award

The Greg Garrett Scholarship grants two PHTA members in the builder and/or service sectors $5,000 each for PHTA educational or certification fees to increase professionalism and provide an opportunity for continuing education. This award recognizes individuals employed in the recreational water industry who show extraordinary desire in furthering their career through education.

About the PHTA

The Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA), a non-profit organization with more than 3,600 members from around the world, was established in 1956 to support, promote, and protect the common interests of the $36.5B pool, hot tub, and spa industry. PHTA provides education, advocacy, standards development, research, and market growth to increase our members’ professionalism, knowledge, and profitability. Additionally, PHTA facilitates the expansion of swimming, water safety, and related research and outreach activities aimed at introducing more people to swimming, making swimming environments safer, and keeping pools open to serve communities. For more information, visit www.phta.org.

About Periodic Products, Inc.

Periodic Products is a material science technology company committed to advancing a cleaner and safer global environment through the application of responsible science and breakthrough chemical technologies. Periodic Products manufactures a full range of environmentally friendly swimming pool chemicals and water filtration products containing its patented biodegradable polymer compounds and metal-polymer composite materials. The Company’s Chelok® metal chelating technology permanently removes iron (rust), copper, manganese, and other metals from swimming pools and spas; removes and recovers metal contaminants from ground and surface waters; and recovers rare earth metals from industrial and mining waste products. For more information visit www.periodicproducts.com.