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Can You Drink Tap Water in Malard?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Malard, Iran.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Iran 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 Malard.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Iran, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Drinking tap water in Malard, Iran, is not safe. The water collected from water resources has a high level of nitrate. Unreasonable levels of nitrates in drinking water can cause severe illness and death, particularly in infants.
An increase in population in the City threatens the water resources. Cities and the entire country of Iran may experience water shortages. A common concern from a state located in the middle east. Scarcity of water and pollution hit the country at an almost national level. Disastrous dryness is provoking vast numbers of rural dwellers to move to urban areas.
Industrial sites are contaminating water supplies. Broken pipes and leaky connections in underground distribution systems allow contaminants in surrounding elements to enter the water supply system.
Most water supplies in Malard, Iran, come from the Lar dam’s surface water on the Lar River in the Northeast of the City. Another source is from groundwater sources. The city’s remaining population was served by absorption wells, through infiltration or overflowing pollute ground and surface water sources.
Water pollution is caused by industrial and municipal wastewater, as well as by agriculture. Concerning municipal sewage, the bulk of collected sewage is discharged untreated. It constitutes a significant source of pollution to groundwater and a risk to public health. In several cities without sanitary sewerage, households discharge their sewage through open rainwater drains.
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 44% Moderate
- Water Pollution 51% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 56% Moderate
- Water Quality 49% Moderate
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Malard, 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.