If youve ever taken a dip in a swimming pool - be it public or private - youre probably aware of the kind of maintenance required to keep it in good condition. It seems that unless a vat of chemicals is applied to the water by a team of nuclear physicists, anyone who even looks at the water will disintegrate like the Wicked Witch of the West. Thankfully, all that Ph-balancing means the pool water is perfectly clean and safe and theres nothing disgusting about it. Except for all those chemicals, anyway. And all the filthy other people who swim in it. And maybe well just take a bath, instead. So, before you go leaping off that diving board into the deep end, heres 15 super gross things you maybe havent considered about pool water. #14 Will Gross You Out!