The Dirty Truth

Developed as part of the PPG Accu-Tab® Advisor Series.
Get the facts about patron habits at waterparks and how these behaviors, along with perceptions surrounding them, can impact the waterpark experience.


Inside The Dirty Truth

The PPG Advisor Series paper, The Dirty Truth, is based on eye-opening research findings by Dr. Stanley R. Pickens. To gain FREE suggestions on immediate and long-term action steps for waterpark operations, regulations and management practices please complete the request form below to download the paper.

You’ll learn:

  • Patron Habits (i.e. swimming after sickness, diaper changes on the pool deck, drinking water from the spray feature)
  • Recreational water illness (RWI) prevention you can use now
  • How to differentiate your facility and collaborate with patrons

Printed Article Available
Also available is the reprint of an article from the Fall 2007 issue of Waterpark Resorts Today.
“Perception vs. Reality” by Dr. Pickens looks at how patron behaviors contribute to water and air
quality at waterpark resorts. Please complete the request form below for your FREE hardcopy reprint.

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