Is Redondo Beach Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Last Update12:51 am, April 29, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.86 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Redondo Beach Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25% Low
  • Water Pollution 37% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 75% High
  • Water Quality 63% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Redondo Beach, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

Can You Drink Tap Water in Redondo Beach?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

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 Redondo Beach.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for California, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.

If you”re wondering whether it is safe to drink tap water in the United States, then you may be surprised to find that the answer is a resounding yes. Most of us know that we need to watch our diets and our exercise to keep ourselves healthy, but the question remains, is tap water safe?

In the United States, drinking tap water has become a major issue. More people are concerned about the chemical contaminants in tap water. While they are not likely to cause cancer or other serious illness, many have been concerned for years that some contaminants are harmful to their health.

There”s no doubt that we need to protect ourselves from toxins in the environment and drinking water from the tap can do just that. However, it”s also important that we check with your local water treatment plant and find out what steps they are taking to ensure your safety.

In Redondo Beach, California, the City Council recently passed a resolution urging resident

Contaminants


California Water Service Company - Hermosa / Redondo Beach

EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the California State Water Resources Control Board, 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.

Utility details

  • Serves: 95605
  • Data available: 2012-2017
  • Data Source: Purchased surface water
  • Total: 25

Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines

  • Bromodichloromethane
  • Bromoform
  • Chloroform
  • Dibromoacetic acid
  • Dibromochloromethane
  • Dichloroacetic acid
  • Haloacetic acids (HAA5)†
  • Nitrate
  • Radium
  • combined (-226 & -228)
  • Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)†
  • Trichloroacetic acid
  • Uranium

Other Detected Contaminants

  • Barium
  • Chlorate
  • Chlorodifluoromethane
  • Chromium (hexavalent)
  • Chromium (total)
  • Fluoride
  • Manganese
  • Molybdenum
  • Monochloroacetic acid
  • N-Nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA)
  • Selenium
  • Strontium
  • Vanadium

Reminder

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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