User Submitted Ratings for Clayton Tap Water
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25% Low
- Water Pollution 30% Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 75% High
- Water Quality 70% High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Clayton, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
Can You Drink Tap Water in Clayton?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Clayton, United Kingdom.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in United Kingdom is a 70 out of 100.
According to WHO data, 99% of United Kingdom cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.
EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources, as well as information from the U.S. EPA Enforcement and Compliance History database (ECHO). For the latest quarter assessed by the U.S. EPA (January 2019 - March 2019), tap water provided by this water utility was in compliance with federal health-based drinking water standards.
- Serves: 14030
- Data available: 2012-2017
- Data Source: Purchased surface water
- Total: 19
Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines
- Chromium (hexavalent)
- Dichloroacetic acid
- Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)
- Trichloroacetic acid
Other Detected Contaminants
- Chromium (total)
- Dibromoacetic acid
- Haloacetic acids (HAA5)
- Monobromoacetic acid*
- Monochloroacetic acid
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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