Since natural swimming pools use the same biological processes of filtration and sanitation as lakes and streams, there is a theoretical risk of harmful algae blooms as seen above. These algae blooms have been known to close beaches, and are generally a result of excess phytoplankton growth. Blue-Green algae (Cyanobacteria) is the most common phytoplankton … Read more
As a company that is pushing industry norms, BioNova® gets a lot of questions regarding our technology. At the end of 2021, we broke ground on a project that will allow these questions to be answered better than ever before. This coming summer, the first NSP display pool in North America will be up and running, and available for visits.
If you’ve thought about ways to live a more sustainable life, you’re not alone. In the last 5 years, there has been a 71% increase in the popularity of searches for sustainable goods. With a large increase in the demand for swimming pools, as many people continue to work from home, it is worth discussing the relationship between these two trends. Of the 10.4 million swimming pools in the United States, just about every one is treated with chemicals, which is not sustainable by any means.
Our founder, CEO, and President, James Robyn, recently contributed to the National Association of Realtors® latest article – The Pandemic Pool Frenzy Continues. James explains how BioNova® Natural Pools offers a natural, chemical-free option to chlorine and salt-water pools and how we have reduced the cost and space requirements with our new BioPool®.
When we talk about naturally purified water in a natural swimming pool (NSP), biofilm’s role always comes up as a vital part of the process. What is biofilm in a natural swimming pool exactly? The answer is a bit complex but let’s break it down! What Biofilm Is Not Most people may think of biofilm … Read more