Information about drinking water and emergency preparedness related to the supply of drinking water.
The NIPH discontinues the voluntary approval of UV disinfection units. The list with approved products will not be updated.
Water suppliers may advise consumers to boil their drinking water if there is a risk that it contains harmful microorganisms. Follow the advice given and avoid ingesting water straight from the tap.
Water supplies have greatly improved over the recent years. However, there is still a risk that water may become contaminated before reaching the consumer.