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Will stainless steel rust in a pool?

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May 25, 2011 7:48PM

Stainless Steel and Pools

Eventually, yes, stainless steel will rust if left in a pool.

*Yes - bleach will cause stainless steel to rust and chlorine is found in pools. Ergo, pool water will cause rust on stainless steel items.