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Can You Drink Tap Water in Juiz de Fora?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Juiz de Fora, 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 Juiz de Fora.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Brazil, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
If you''re from the rest of the world and want to drink tap water, then I''m sorry to inform you that it is not safe. It simply is not. In fact, it is so unsafe that health risks far outweigh any benefits Tap Water Quality can bring you. There are only a few ways to ensure you get Tap Water Quality: First, if you are in Rio or any other Brazilian city, always buy bottled water because they are the best. Second, never open a tap that comes from the city you are visiting.
The water you get from the tap water has to be clean and pure in order to offer you tap water quality. Unfortunately, since the tap water from Brazil is so contaminated with all sorts of contaminants such as chlorine and lead, it is no longer clean enough to drink. You have to be very careful indeed when traveling to Brazil.
The tap water can be a big problem in cities such as Juiz de Fora. Chlorine is used heavily in the city to disinfect the water. This is why when you take a walk in
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 Juiz de Fora, 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.