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Current IssueAUGUST 2014: ISSUE 56, NUMBER 8
New address for WC&P International

Effective immediately, EIJ Company LLC, publisher of WC&P International magazine, has relocated to 7522 North La Cholla Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85741. Phone and fax numbers are unchanged: (520) 323-6144 and (520) 323-7412 respectively.

Cover Stories
Ozone at Home
by Greg S. Reyenke, CWS-VI  Pages: 18 - 23
While ozone has consistently proven itself as a highly effective water treatment technology in residential and commercial applications, relatively few dealers will deploy ozone for residential application. 
 
Secondary Disinfection for Public Swimming Venues: Ozone versus UV
by Beth Hamil  Pages: 24 - 27
As pool operators turn their attention to supplemental disinfection, there is a lesser understood, yet powerful alternative to UV that is making a big splash: ozone sanitation. What is ozone and why should you know about it?  
 
Features
A Healthy Respect for Pool Chemicals Can Help Avoid Accidents and Injuries
by Mary Ostrowski and Robyn R. Brooks  Pages: 28 - 31
Pool treatment chemicals are essential for safe, healthy swimming pools, but unless used and stored properly, pool chemicals can pose a safety risk themselves. 
 
Water-Right Annual Dealer Convention Recap
by WC&P International staff  Pages: 36 - 37
On May 15, 16 and 17, the Clear Choice Water Group, Water-Right’s professional level dealer network, held its second dealer convention in Orlando, FL at the fabulous Caribe Royale Hotel and Resort.  
 
Columns
Dealer Profile: Summer Fun for Everyone, from McAlarney Pools, Spas & Billiards
by Denise M. Roberts  Pages: 32 - 34
McAlarney Pools, Spas & Billiards, a multi-generational family business, has been owned and operated by Wayne and Cheryl McAlarney since 1982.  
 
Water Matters: Water/Spray Park, Pool and Spa Industry Update 2014: NSF/ANSI Standard 50 Water Quality Test Devices, Chemicals & Materials
by Richard Martin  Pages: 38 - 43
Still waters run deep and rolling stones gather no moss (but do play rock concerts).  
 
On Tap: Threat Assessment of Free-Living Amoeba in Drinking Water
by Kelly A. Reynolds, MSPH, PhD  Pages: 44 - 46
In November 2013, the Department of Health and Hospitals issued a state-wide emergency rule in Louisiana with new disinfectant mandates for the control of Naegleria fowleri in drinking water.  
 
Viewpoint: Lazy days of summer?
by Kurt C. Peterson, Publisher  Pages: 6
While some may have taken the opportunity to expand business opportunities in a somewhat improving economy, others may be taking advantage of the summer months to regroup, recharge and determine what to do next.