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2021 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code® (ISPSC)

Product Code/ISBN: 9781609839734

The only comprehensive swimming pool code coordinated with the current requirements in the I-Codes and APSP standards. Developed in cooperation with the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), the ISPSC establishes minimum regulations for public and residential pools, spas, and hot tubs using prescriptive and performance-related provisions. The ISPSC integrates seamlessly with the family of I-Codes and contains requirements that meet or exceed the Virginia Graeme Baker Act. The ISPSC also contains APSP-7 Standard for Suction Entrapment Avoidance. 

Important changes in the ISPSC include:

  • Clarification regarding flotation tank systems for sensory deprivation therapy.
  • New requirements for hot water storage tanks.

  • New sections covering solar thermal water heating systems.