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Is Launceston Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Do not Drink :(

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Launceston?

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 Launceston.

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


Have you ever considered what is in your tap water, the fact that there are pharmaceuticals, plastic additives and other harmful chemicals being dumped into our ground water. Well, it turns out that you may be, and if you are not serviced by a public treatment facility, that you may even be part of the problem. Recently, I did some research on tap water safety and discovered shocking information about the amount of pharmaceuticals present in our tap water.

I was shocked to learn that nearly one in ten people in the United States have trace amounts of pharmaceuticals or hormones in their tap water. That''s alarming and disturbing. The Environmental Protection Agency is not legally required to monitor and regulate pharmaceuticals in our water supply, but they certainly should. No matter where they get their information, from chemical manufacturers or water tests, they must make sure that the drugs are removed before giving it to us. Otherwise they are breaking the l

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.85 in USD (1.5-liter)


Launceston tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 60% High
  • Water Pollution 67% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 40% Moderate
  • Water Quality 33% Low

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