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Is Zarqa 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 Zarqa?

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

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Jordan 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 Zarqa.

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

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Is it safe to drink tap water in Zarqautterstock Jordan? The question that many are asking right now is this: Can you drink tap water from an Arab region and have no ill effects? This article will discuss this issue and explore some of the answers.

In a recent article in Slate Magazine, Robert VerBruggen said that he was "a little embarrassed for Americans to drink their tap water, because we know so little about it." This is a legitimate point to make, especially if we do not know what we are drinking. But the reality is that the majority of water we consume in the United States comes from areas of the world where the water supply has been contaminated with toxins and contaminants.

One of the biggest culprits when it comes to drinking tainted water is agricultural runoff. If a farm has manure sitting in the field, it can easily be consumed. For example, in Pakistan, farmers often use animal faeces as fertilizer for their fields, which is not only un


Zarqa tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 54% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 65% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 46% Moderate
  • Water Quality 35% Low

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