Why some people don't drink tap water

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    Why some people don't drink tap water

  • 1 It's not clean

    In some countries, tap water is not clean and it is advised to not drink from it. 

  • 2 They don't like its taste

    Some people don't like the taste of tap water and prefer the taste of bottled water. 

  • 3 They're used to bottled water

    Some people are used to bottled water, especially if they've been drinking it for a long time. 

  • 4 It makes them sick

    Some people get sick from drinking tap water, especially if the water is polluted. 

  • 5 To keep their family safe

    Some people don't drink tap water to keep themselves and their families safe from any illness that can be caused by the water.

  • 6 They drink filtered water

    Some people drink tap water but have it filtered first to get rid of any bad chemicals or dirt. 

  • 7 They're advised not to drink it

    Some cities advise their citizens not to drink tap water if it is not clean or if it's unhealthy for human consumption. 

  • 8 They use it for cooking only

    Some people only use tap water for cooking since the water usually boils and becomes safe for consumption.