Fiber Clear is a Santa Anna, California based company that produces the #1 brand of cellulose fiber filter media. It is the preeminent alternate to Diatomaceous Earth and requires only 1/8 the weight versus D.E. and offers a superior 2 micron filtration versus the 3 micron filtration of D.E.
Fiber Clear is also a safer product to use versus D.E. Unlike D.E., Fiber Clear is a food grade product and is not classified as a carcinogen.
When compared to other cellulose fiber filter media, Fiber Clear is exclusively made from a hard wood which offers a more robust and more durable media.
In addition to a replacement for D.E., Fiber Clear is an excellent top up for cartridge filter, sand filters and sand filters using Zeobrite
Fiber Clear also offers Fiber Start for pool openings and for converting non Fiber Clear pools as well as Fiber Blend.
Often, when you convert a pool to Fiber Clear, you have to initially backwash more frequently because the superior filtration. In order to reduce this problem,
Fiber Clear introduced Fiber Start which offers an intermediary 10 micron filtration. That will reduce backwash frequency the first month so that when you make the transition to Fiber Clear, the backwash frequency will be no be noticeable.
Fiber Blend offers the same benefits as Fiber Clear, but also contains a natural enzyme which reduces the effects of: Algae; Sun Tan/Screan Oils; Body Oil Buildup; and Cosmedic Residue.
Fiber Clear products are available trough the following distributors: Partswerx and Aquiform.
To learn more about the complete line of products offered by Fiber Clear, we invite you to see our link to their website embedded behind their company logo at the top of this page.