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Neutralize chlorine in hot tub

  1. Mar 15, 2009 #1
    Is it possible to neutralize the chlorine in a hot tub before using it? I figure if you can sanitize the water after using it and then neutralize it before using it, your skin wouldn't be absorbing all the harmful chemicals. I love my tub, but don't like soaking in the hot chlorine water with all my pores open and absorbing the chemicals. Other purification processes I have checked out are cost prohibitive for me. Any answers?
     
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  3. Mar 15, 2009 #2

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    Sodium thiosulfate. Not sure if it will be better for your skin, but it is used to remove chlorine from fish tanks, so it is not very dangerous.
     
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