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Is Az Zaqaziq Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Az Zaqaziq?

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 Az Zaqaziq.

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

What you need to know about the water from a water purification unit that is placed in your home depends on the source of the water. The only way you are going to be able to determine if you need to purchase a purifier for your tap water is to compare the different kinds and find out which one is going to be able to remove the most contaminants.

The most common contaminants that can affect tap water in Egypt are chlorine, lead, VOCs, benzene, and THMs. There are many places where these chemicals are used, so it is not surprising that they can be found in your drinking water. If you have any of these types of contaminants in your water, then you should be sure to purchase a purifier for your tap water.

There are two types of water purifiers that are used in order to remove contaminants. One method involves adding activated granular carbon and other additives to the water. The second type of purifier is a filter that is made out of a micro filter. Each t

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.32 in USD (1.5-liter)


Az Zaqaziq tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 58% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 42% Moderate
  • Water Quality 42% Moderate

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

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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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