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Can Swimming Pools Be Sustainable?


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In terms of instant heat relief, few things beat a pool in the summertime. When it comes to sustainability, though, pools aren’t exactly leaders in the space.

Maintaining a pool requires energy to heat it, chemicals to keep it clean, and lots and lots of water. Add that all up and it’s hard not to wonder if a “sustainable” swimming pool is even possible. But there are ways to green your pool, and the Europeans have already shown us how.