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The Model Aquatic Health Code (MAHC) is a voluntary guidance document based on science and best practices that can help local and state authorities and the aquatics sector make swimming and other water activities healthier and safer. States and localities can use the MAHC to create or update existing pool codes to reduce risk for outbreaks, drowning, and pool-chemical injuries. The MAHC guidelines address the design, construction, operation, maintenance, policies, and management of public aquatic facilities.


MAHC Topics

General Information

Overview, preventing pool problems...

The MAHC

MAHC 1st Edition Code and Annex...

Tools & Forms

MAHC-specific forms, tools, checklists...

Using the MAHC

Rationale, outcomes, FAQs...

 
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