Chemical Adjustment Chart

Chemical Desired Change (per 10,000 gallons)
Increase Chlorine 1 ppm 5 ppm 10 ppm
Chlorine Gas 1.3 oz 6.7 oz 13 oz
Calcium Hypochlorite (67%) 2 oz 10 oz 1.3 lbs
Sodium Hypochlorite 10.7 oz 1.7 qts 3.3 qts
Lithium Hypochlorite 3.8 oz 1.2 lbs 2.4 lbs
Dichlor (62%) 2.1 oz 10.75 oz 1.3 lbs
Dichlor (56%) 2.4 lbs 12 oz 1.4 lbs
Trichlor 1.5 oz 7.5 oz 14 oz
Increase Total Alkalinity 10 ppm 30 ppm 50 ppm
Sodium Bicarbonate 1.4 lbs 4.2 lbs 7.0 lbs
Sodium Carbonate 14 oz 2.6 lbs 4.4 lbs
Sodium Sesquicarbonate 1.25 lbs 3.75 lbs 6.25 lbs
Decrease Total Alkalinity 10 ppm 30 ppm 50 ppm
Muratic Acid (31.4%) 26 oz 2.4 qts 1 gal
Sodium Biosulfate 2.1 lbs 6.4 lbs 10.5 lbs
Increase Calcium Hardness 10 ppm 30 ppm 50 ppm
Calcium Chloride (100%) 0.9 lbs 2.8 lbs 4.6 lbs
Calcium Chloride (77%) 1.2 lbs 3.6 lbs 6.0 lbs
Increase Stabilizer 10 ppm 30 ppm 50 ppm
Cyanuric Acid 13 oz 2.5 lbs 4.1 lbs
Neutralize Chlorine 1 ppm 5 ppm 10 ppm
Calcium Chloride (100%) 2.6 oz 13 oz 26 oz
Sodium Sulfite 2.4 oz 12 oz 1.5 lbs

Chemical amounts have been rounded for convienience. Always follow the instructions on the manufacturer's label for exact dosage amounts

About AES

Aquatic Environmental Systems was founded in 1983 to be a resource for swimming pool and water treatment professionals in the Southwest.  From a desk and a telephone in a walk-in closet, we have grown into over 6,000 square feet of space, eleven employees and five service vehicles in Arizona and New Mexico.  This has enabled us to better serve a diverse group of professionals in the water treatment and recreational water community in Arizona, New Mexico, El Paso and West Texas.

Employing the latest in proven technology, we are able to offer solutions for virtually all of the aquatic recreation and water treatment needs of our partners.

With the over 90 years of combined experience of our staff, you can be confident that we will provide solutions that are in your best interests.