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OPC Winter Pool Kit - Copper Based Algaecide and Chlorine Shock Granules

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OPC Winterguard - Copper Based Swimming Pool Algaecide 5L


 OPC Chlorine Shock Granules 5kg

  • Unstabilised Chlorine
  • Ideal For Shock Dosing (Deep Clean)
  • Perfect for Swimming Pool, Spa and Hot Tub Water
  • Rapid Dissolving
  • Kills Bacteria and Viruses
  • CLP Product Information Sheet 
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OPC Winter Pool Kit - Copper Based Algaecide and Chlorine Shock Granules

A Small Winter Pool Kit that will keep your pool healthy all winter with this premium selection of essential products.

OPC Winterguard - Copper Based Swimming Pool Algaecide 5L

A Long Life Copper based Algaecide which will assist in the long term prevention of algae formation and assist with the function of sanitisers. Add this product during the Winterisation process to offer maximum protection from Algae.

Treatment (Winterguard)

  1. The ideal pH reading is between 7.3 – 7.5
  2. Ensure bathing has ceased before adding chemicals to the water. 
  3. It is good practice to Shock Dose with chlorine prior to application of Winter Guard Copper Algaecide. 
  4. Wait 24hrs after Chlorine Shock before adding algaecide. 
  5. Dose Winter Guard Copper at a rate of 5lts for 50M3 (11,000 gallons). 
  6. Add Winter Guard Copper directly to circulating water to ensure thorough distribution. 
  7. During excessively wet winter periods a further addition of  Winter Guard Copper is recommended. 

OPC Chlorine Shock Granules 5Kg

Rapid Dissolving Un-Stabilised Chlorine Shock Granules are ideal for raising Free Chlorine readings without having an impact on stabiliser reads (cyanuric acid). Ideal for Shock Dosing the swimming pool water on a weekly basis after heavy bathing or as a preventative measure to ensure bacteria and organic contaminants are quickly eliminated.

Treatment (Chlorine Shock Granules)

  1. Test the water for Free Chlorine using a CHLORINE TEST KIT. 
  2. It is recommended swimming pool water is shock dosed after Heavy Bathing and/or during warm weather to ensure water clarity is maintained and sanitiser efficiency. 
  3. Ensure bathing has ceased before adding chemicals to the water. 
  4. Add OPC Chlorine Shock Granules directly to circulating water with water temperature above 200C (for temperatures below 200C add product to 10 litres of clean water in a clean plastic container and add to directly to the circulating pool water.) 
  5. To increase Free Chlorine reading by 1 PPM (parts per million) add 75g per 50 M3 (11,000 gallons) of swimming pool water. 
  6. A shock dose of Chlorine Shock should achieve a reading between 5 – 8 PPM 
  7. During the shock dose process always ensure water is circulating via the filter and all pool covers are removed. 
  8. After 24 hours re-check Free Chlorine Readings and pH levels. 
  9. Swimming should not resume until Free Chlorine levels are below 5 PPM (but above 2 PPM) and pH levels are 7.3 – 7.5.

Storage & Handling

  • Store in a cool, dry place. 
  • Contact with combustible materials may cause fire. 
  • Do not mix with other chemicals. 
  • Always wear suitable gloves and eye protection when handling. 

Use biocides safely. Always read the label and product information before use

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