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Here's How Much Pee Is Actually In The Average Public Pool

The average pool contains around 20 gallons of urine. Gross!

According to WISN, "Swimming in strangers' urine is not only gross, it's also potentially dangerous." Scientists found acesulfame potassium (ACE) in all of the samples. Samples were taken from both pools and hot tubs. Hot tubs had the highest urine levels.

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The average public pool contains nearly 20 gallons of urine


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