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Can You Drink Tap Water in West Baton Rouge Parish?
Currently, there is no available public data about water quality in West Baton Rouge Parish. But the average water quality in Louisiana is 47%.
There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in Louisiana.
You may check the rate of travelers and residents of West Baton Rouge Parish water quality.
Tap water by country
- Water Quality Rating:
- < 20%
- 20% - 39%
- 40% - 59%
- 60% - 79%
- 80% - 100%
How Do People In Louisiana Rate The Water?
Travelers and residents of Louisiana 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.
|Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility||42%||Moderate|
|Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility||58%||Moderate|
West Baton Rouge Water Works District 2
EWG's drinking water quality report shows results of tests conducted by the water utility and provided to the Environmental Working Group by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals, 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.
- Serves: 13437
- Data available: 2012-2017
- Data Source: Groundwater
- Total: 14
Contaminants That Exceed Guidelines
- Dichloroacetic acid
- Total trihalomethanes (TTHMs)
Other Detected Contaminants
- Dibromoacetic acid
- Haloacetic acids (HAA5)
- Monobromoacetic acid
- Trichloroacetic acid
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.
Check tap water safety for other cities in Louisiana
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