Tap water safety in Kefar Sava (Israel ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ)

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in Kefar Sava is not safe to drink.

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 41 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Moderate"

Scientific reports

We are working on providing you with scientific reports about the water quality in Kefar Sava, if you know a reliable source for that feel free to shoot us a message in the chat below!

Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 905$ per year in Kefar Sava by drinking tap water instead of buying bottled water.

๐Ÿณ Drinking tap water would also help with reducing your plastic footprint and improve environmental pollution.

Warning

Even though drinking water might be considered safe, if you plan to travel to Kefar Sava, consider talking to your local contact to verify that. Old pipes could be leaking toxic material or water in that specific country could contain heavy metals or bacteria.

Tap water safety in all of Israel

World Health Organization (WHO)

According to the WHO, tap water is safe for consumption for 99% of the country.

The tap water quality is about the same for rural and urban areas.

Lonely Planet

Tap water is safe to drink but sometimes has an unpleasant taste (in some areas it is slightly saline) so many locals use filters or spring water dispensers at home. Bottled water is available everywhere. Do not drink water from rivers or lakes as it may contain bacteria or viruses that can cause diarrhoea or vomiting.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally safe for consumption.

Explore other countries in Asia