Can I drink the tap water?

How good is the tap water in Houston, United States ?


87 people said "The tap water is not safe to drink", 51 people said "I drink filtered tap water", 42 people said "I love the tap water here".

All in all, 23% of folks here drink from the tap.



How good is the tap water in all of United States?


3665 people said "I drink filtered tap water", 4011 people said "I love the tap water here", 5284 people said "The tap water is not safe to drink".

All in all, 31% of folks here drink from the tap.

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Drinking water supply and sanitation in the United States - Wikipedia   -Issues that affect drinking water supply and sanitation in the United States include water ..... Seventy-one percent of Houston's supply flows from the Trinity River into Lake Livingston, and from the San Jacinto River into Lake Conroe and Lake ...

Is the tap water in Houston safe to drink? - Quora   -Which cities in USA is it safe to drink tap water? ... In fact a lot of bottled water is simply filtered tap water and depending on how the rigorously ... It is quite safe to drink, especially if you live in the Houston main area, which I would say are the ...

New Worries About Storm Damage as Beaumont's Drinking Water ...   -Aug 31, 2017 ... With drinking water cut off, its river still rising, and most routes in and out of the ... Houston officials ordered mandatory evacuation of areas around the .... said part of the delay was the state process to recertify the system after ...

Water chlorination - Wikipedia   -Water chlorination is the process of adding chlorine (Cl 2) or hypochlorite to water. This method is used to kill certain bacteria and other microbes in tap water ... Dr. Alexander Cruickshank Houston used chlorination of the water to stop the epidemic. ... By 1941, disinfection of U.S. drinking water by chlorine gas had largely ...

A Sea of Health and Environmental Hazards in Houston's Floodwaters   -Aug 31, 2017 ... In the City of Houston, we have folks that use well water but we strongly ... Fund of company filings to Texas state environmental regulators.

Can you drink Houston tap water? - TAPP Water   -Apr 10, 2018 ... The tap water in Houston is safe to drink according to EPA and ... microplastics were found in 94% of all tap water in the United States. Some of ...

Unsafe Lead Levels in Tap Water Not Limited to Flint - The New ...   -Feb 8, 2016 ... Both houses passed legislation to block a new Clean Water Act regulation, the Waters of the United States rule, that aims to assert authority ...

Tap Water- Drinkable in the US? - Chicago Forum - TripAdvisor   -Houston, Texas ... In general, the tap water is drinkable anywhere in the U.S. There are rare events that may cause problems with the water supply in a given ...

Millions Drink Tap Water That Is Legal, but Maybe Not Healthy - The ...   -Dec 16, 2009 ... Only 91 contaminants are regulated by the Safe Drinking Water Act, yet more than 60,000 chemicals are used within the United States ...

Toxic Waters - Series - The New York Times   -Saving U.S. Water and Sewer Systems Would Be Costly ... The 35-year-old federal law regulating tap water is so out of date that the water Americans drink can ...

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