ASTM International has revised ASTM F2666 - 16 Standard Specification for Aboveground Portable Pools for Residential Use.
The standard specifies the safety and performance requirements for portable pools for residential use and addresses the following pool hazards:
- Electrical safety
The standard applies to two types of portable pools:
- Type A which uses no pump or filter
- Type B which uses a pump and filter
The standard was published on July 21, 2016.