You need 8 glasses a day, but do you know what is in your water? This slideshow takes a look at the top 10 contaminants commonly found in drinking water in the United States and what you can do to keep your family healthy.
Is tap water safe to drink? The United States has some of the cleanest tap water in the world, treated by municipalities and governed by the EPA before arriving at your kitchen faucet. However, the municipal water treatment process is not perfect and water may pick up a variety of contaminants on its journey to your home. Watch this slideshow to find out what health risks you and your family could be facing.