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Lowering Chlorine LevelsThere is a product called "After Shock-Chlorine Reducer" by Jack's Magic. This will quickly lower the chlorine level in your pool. Please refer to manufacture for instructions on how to use with your swimming pool. Hope this helps!!


While using Jack's Magic will work, it's mainly a marketing ploy to make you think you need a lot of special pool chemicals. Here's a cheaper method:

Stop adding chlorine, and let the sun burn out the excess.
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Is too much chlorine in a pool dangerous?

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Is swimming pool chlorine bad for you?

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Why is there chlorine in swimming pools?

To keep the swimming pools clean, so they don't get any nasty bacteria in them.

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Can you swim in a chlorinated pool with shingles?

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What is swimming pool chlorine?

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What do you do if there is too much chlorine in your pool?

  Just wait it out the chlorine will dissipate after a couple of days. if you have a salt water pool turn the chlorine generator down or run the filter less often if possi

What is a bug that swims in a chlorine pool?

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How do you get rid of chlorine when you put too much in your swimming pool?

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How do you get rid of too much chlorine in your pool?

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