Sanco Industries' Blog

Blue-Green Algae

Blue-green algae blooms can create toxins that may be harmful to humans, pets, livestock, wildlife, and fish.

Decorative Fountain Algae Control

Decorative Fountain Algae Control is a EPA registered product that keeps water clean and clear for small decorative ponds and fountains.

Barley Straw vs Pond Chemicals

Barley straw treatments are slow, only preventative, and hardly comparable to the countless pond products that we carry here at Sanco Industries.

Treating Cattails with Catt Plex

Many people fail to understand that there are specific guidelines for being able to successfully kill off cattails. Catt Plex is a wonderful product if applied correctly and within the right conditions.

UV Lighting and Your Decorative Pond

Bacteria must pass directly in front of the UV light to be affected. The UV light is not able to distinguish the difference between the good and the bad bacteria, so any bacteria that passes over it will be affected.

Go Green with Emerald Green

Emerald Green is a dark green water dye designed for use in fountains, small ponds, water features, and canals. It is typically used to tint water for St. Patrick's Day celebrations i.e. the San Antonio River Walk.

Stop Wasting Chemical – Here’s How You Can!

Lazer is a non-toxic concentrated colorant designed to be used with herbicides, fungicides, pesticides, and fertilizers that helps you stop wasting chemical by showing you where you’ve been.

Orange Oil

The many practical uses of Orange Oil: an all-natural nontoxic cleaner and air freshener derived from the citrus of orange peels

Fall Pond Treatment Blog Series

Many pond owners are tempted to slack on pond treatment as fall approaches. However, this is an important time of the season to continue pond maintenance.

How to Kill Pond Algae

Follow these steps to kill pond algae and prevent the growth from coming back.