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Water

Water (Agua)


Water quality

Water quality in Costa Rica is generally very good and is treated through chlorination from storage tanks to the tap in the house. This water is used for human consumption and for the cleaning and personal hygiene. Also distributed bottled water to places where there potable water no is available.

In most regions can take water from the tap, while in other areas can be a health risk! At higher elevations the water is of good quality while low-lying areas there are problems in the flood rainy season.


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