26 Oct Is Chlorine Bad For You?
Inside Chlorine's Staying Power
Everyone recoginzes the "YMCA" smell from "Chlorine". Perhaps it is this caustic smell that gives people a natural aversion to Chlorine in swimming pools. Or, perhaps, the myriad studies that supposedly prove that chlorine causes cancer, asthma, and a host of other diseases. This post from Aqua Magazine examines whether Chlorine is the villan that it is made out to be, and whether it will eventually be eliminated.
Here is an excerpt from the post: