User Submitted Ratings for Alpharetta Tap Water
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 26% Low
- Water Pollution 41% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 74% High
- Water Quality 60% High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Alpharetta, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
Can You Drink Tap Water in Alpharetta?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Alpharetta, Georgia.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Georgia is a 60 out of 100.
Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Alpharetta.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Georgia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
In an effort to reduce the amount of contaminants found in tap water, many counties across the country have enacted a statewide drinking water control ordinance. Some of these ordinances have provisions for home filtration, while others prohibit home use of any type of filtration device. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is responsible for enforcing these laws and has made public education available to homeowners regarding safe water use.
Homeowners should realize that they are the only ones responsible for their water supply. This means that if the chemicals used in a municipal treatment facility are causing you to get sick, you can sue them. In fact, some of these companies may not be providing you with enough of these chemicals to make any difference. That is why it is important for you to do your research. You also need to understand your local ordinances, as well as the laws governing your area.
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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.
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