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Is Bethesda Tap Water Safe to Drink?

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Bethesda?

We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Bethesda, Maryland.

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Maryland 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 Bethesda.

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

Click here to check out the water quality for Maryland


If you are looking for a safe and clean alternative to tap water, there are some things you need to know about the water that is coming out of your taps in Maryland. There are a variety of contaminants that have been found in drinking water supplies around the country, but the Environmental Protection Agency doesn''t seem to think you should be concerned. This article will tell you what you should be worried about.

What you can do about it is by checking the water that is coming out of your tap to see what contaminants it contains. You should also learn as much as you can about the contaminants so you can protect yourself from the risks they pose to your health. The Maryland Department of Health has set up a website that tells you what the contaminants are, where they come from, how many there are, and how much they are found in each area. It''s easy to access, and you will learn a lot of the information you need.

There are several pollutants that are

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.5 in USD (1.5-liter)


Bethesda tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 34% Low
  • Water Pollution 36% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 67% High
  • Water Quality 64% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Bethesda, 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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