Periodic Products, Inc. Announces the Launch of its Stain Treatment and Removal (STAR) Certification Program

Sarasota, FL, August 22, 2023 – Periodic Products, Inc. announced today the launch this fall of its metal Stain Treatment and Removal (STAR) Certification Program for pool industry professionals. This comprehensive program will consist of 5 individual modules, complete with case studies, dealing with metal staining, metal elimination, pool start-ups, source and aged water, and metal stain removal. Upon the completion of the requirements for each module, attendees will receive the corresponding STAR Certification designation.

In announcing the program, Joseph Laurino, Ph.D., President and CEO of Periodic Products, Inc., stated, “Based on our educational presentations held during various national and regional pool and spa trade shows, we have developed this certification program to help the service and retail pool professionals understand the role metals play in surface staining.  Additionally, this program will give them the tools to proactively address these issues before they arise.”

The program will be delivered using both an in-person and a “hybrid” format with both in-person and virtual components. For more information, please contact Matt Kepple ( or David McLaren (

About Periodic Products, Inc.

Periodic Products is a material science technology company committed to advancing a cleaner and safer global environment through the application of responsible science and breakthrough chemical technologies. Periodic Products manufactures a full range of environmentally friendly swimming pool chemicals and water filtration products containing its patented biodegradable polymer compounds and metal-polymer composite materials. The Company’s Chelok® metal chelating technology permanently removes iron (rust), copper, manganese, and other metals from swimming pools and spas; removes and recovers metal contaminants from ground and surface waters; and recovers rare earth metals from industrial and mining waste products. For more information visit

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