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Can You Drink Tap Water in Genoa?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Genoa, New York.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in New York 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 Genoa.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for New York, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Tap Water of Genoa is unquestionably contaminated with heavy metals and other hazardous chemicals. This contaminated water, which flows directly from the city''s main supply tap is a very big cause of health problems to the local inhabitants. It is a serious threat to their lives. As it is, the number of cases reported annually are increasing steadily. These diseases include cancer, asthma, skin problems, reproductive disorders and birth defects. Some of the reproductive disorders such as infertility have already been reported.
A substantial amount of the city''s population suffers from poor quality tap water because of the contaminated supply. The problem is not unique to Genoa. Other cities and towns throughout Italy and other countries also have the same problem. They have fallen victim to the same contaminants. There are solutions to solve the problem but only when the governing parties put into consideration the demands and rights of the residents in the are
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23% Low
- Water Pollution 41% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 78% High
- Water Quality 59% Moderate
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Genoa, 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.