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Can You Drink Tap Water in Americana?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Americana, Brazil.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Brazil is a 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 Americana.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Brazil, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
When you think of the great tap water of the United States, you might immediately associate it with well water from the Pacific Northwest and California. However, many of the states in between have their own water resources that are just as clean and healthy.
The United States has a very large amount of ground water that is used for many purposes, including drinking water and industrial facilities such as agricultural runoff, irrigation, and sewage treatment. A lot of this water is stored in dams and canals and is usually disposed of after being used once or twice.
There is some debate about the amount of water contained in tap water in the west. Many scientists believe there may be as much as a thousand trillion gallons of water stored in our groundwater system. Scientists are not sure about how safe this type of water is for human consumption. But, many experts say that tap water in the United States is probably safe to drink.
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.68 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 38% Low
- Water Pollution 61% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 62% High
- Water Quality 39% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Americana, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
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.