Is Mt Washington Tap Water Safe to Drink?

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Mt Washington?

Currently, there is no available public data about water quality in Mt Washington. But the average water quality in Kentucky is 41%.

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

You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Mt Washington water quality.

What Do People In Kentucky Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Kentucky 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 Inaccessibility31%Low
Water Pollution60%High
Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility69%High
Water Quality41%Moderate

Contaminants

Mt Washington Water Company

EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection, 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: 23760
  • Data available: 2012-2017
  • Data Source: Purchased surface water
  • Total: 16

Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines

  • Chlorite*
  • Chromium (hexavalent)
  • Nitrate*
  • Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)*
  • Radium%2C combined (-226 & -228)*
  • Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)

Other Detected Contaminants

  • 1%2C4-Dioxane
  • Aluminum*
  • Chlorate
  • Ethinyl estradiol*
  • Fluoride*
  • Haloacetic acids (HAA5)
  • Molybdenum
  • Silver*
  • Strontium
  • Vanadium

Learn more: https://www.ewg.org/tapwater/system.php?pws=KY0150300

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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