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Can You Drink Tap Water in Gabes?
No, tap water is not 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 Gabes.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Tunisia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Many people in the world today are concerned about their tap water quality. There have been reports lately of alarming amounts of contaminants in water supplies around the globe. One of the major concerns has been the threat of contamination of drinking water. There have been a number of outbreaks of food borne illness that have been attributed to drinking this impure water.
There are some ways, though, that one can ensure that one''s tap water is safe. In one''s home, there are a number of simple steps that one can take to ensure that there is no impurity in the water. These steps include not filling the tubs more than half way full and using only bottled water for drinking purposes. There are many great bottled water delivery services available today.
Another way to make sure that the water is clean and pure is to purchase a faucet filter. There are a number of filtering systems available on the market today. If one is short on time however, it may
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.24 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 61% High
- Water Pollution 77% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 39% Low
- Water Quality 23% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Gabes, 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.