Welcome to The Sound of Science on WNIJ.
(K) Today we’re going to tackle a question that we all try not to think about, but one that surely crosses everyone’s mind during the summer. Is there pee in the pool?
(P) Not what I want to talk about, but what about that chemical in pool water that changes color if someone pees in it?
(K) That is one persistent urban myth! There is no color changing chemical that indicates that someone peed in the pool.
(P) So, if that isn’t a real indicator, how do we know?