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Is Putian 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 Putian?

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

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in China 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 Putian.

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

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Many people ask me if you can drink tap water in Putian AmbroChina? Well, if you want the answer to this question it is actually quite simple.

Well, first of all there are a number of contaminants that are present in tap water. Most of them are the by products of various agricultural methods and industries. These chemicals include pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers and industrial wastes.

So, you may wonder why people who have lived in areas where farming and industry are prevalent would not drink water from the tap. There are two different ways to explain this. The first is that the average person doesn''t believe in drinking water from the tap. The second is that they do believe in drinking water from the tap, but they just don''t know how much to be concerned about.

To really answer the question of can you drink tap water in Putian AmbroChina you will need to understand what is involved in the process of extracting water from a local


Putian tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 59% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 68% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 41% Moderate
  • Water Quality 32% Low

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