News Water

Friday 23 August 2019

Using independent analysts, we’ve investigated the country’s water quality, county by county, to reveal just how pure our water is.

Our interactive maps below – complete with case studies and interviews – give you a glimpse of what we found. We realise that this is just the tip of the iceberg and invite you to add to these results.

Since the establishment of Irish Water, the company has sparked outrage across the frustrated nation as it introduces charges for water which many believe remains simply unfit for human consumption. would like to create a dialogue with our readers, a forum where Irish consumers can expose the standard of water in their community, and share their concerns.

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