MUSCATINE, Iowa – The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking water supplies according to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources who are providing this important information about COVID-19 as it relates to public drinking water to provide clarity to the public.
Based on current evidence, the risk to water supplies is very low. Disinfection methods used in drinking water treatment plants are effective for inactivation of coronaviruses and all other viruses.
Iowans can continue to use and drink water from their tap as usual.
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