Is Long Beach Tap Water Safe to Drink?

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Long Beach?

Currently, there is no available public data about water quality in Long Beach. But the average water quality in Mississippi is 64%.

There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in Mississippi.

You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Long Beach water quality.

What Do People In Mississippi Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Mississippi have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data.

A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that "moderate to very high" water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.

DescriptionScoreRating
Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility41%Moderate
Water Pollution36%Low
Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility59%Moderate
Water Quality64%High

Contaminants

City of Long Beach

EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the Mississippi State Department of Health, as well as information from the U.S. EPA Enforcement and Compliance History database (ECHO). For the latest quarter assessed by the U.S. EPA (January 2019 - March 2019), tap water provided by this water utility was in compliance with federal health-based drinking water standards.

Utility details

  • Serves: 15750
  • Data available: 2012-2017
  • Data Source: Groundwater
  • Total: 12

Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines

  • Bromodichloromethane
  • Chloroform
  • Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)

Other Detected Contaminants

  • Barium
  • Chromium (total)
  • Dichloroacetic acid
  • Fluoride
  • Haloacetic acids (HAA5)
  • Monochloroacetic acid
  • Nitrate
  • Nitrate and nitrite
  • Strontium

Learn more: https://www.ewg.org/tapwater/system.php?pws=MS0240005

Tap water by country

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  • Water Quality Rating:
  • < 20%
  • 20% - 39%
  • 40% - 59%
  • 60% - 79%
  • 80% - 100%

Reminder:
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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