Why does this matter?
Because FROG Filter Mate’s patented mineral technology combines with chlorine or bromine to kill bacteria 2 ways. You use less chlorine or bromine, and you get Cleaner, Clearer, Softer® water that’s Easier to maintain.
OK, but how does this work – and don’t chlorine and bromine work on their own?
Worthy questions, let’s dive in:
Chlorine: How it works
Chlorine’s superpower is killing bacteria. Here’s a bit of the science:
When chlorine is added to water, it forms a weak acid called hypochlorous acid. This acid is proficient at killing bacteria like salmonella and E. coli, and it also knocks out many viruses.