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Accidentally gave my son DIRTY tap water!

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Shootingstar2289 Wed 24-Aug-16 16:57:21

A little ago, I realised my tap water was dirty. The worst thing was I just give my one year old son a drink in his dark blue sippy cup so wouldn't of realised it was dirty behind the blue. I don't he has drank huge amounts of it. Should I be worried?

user1471451684 Wed 24-Aug-16 16:59:57

Probably not, I used to work for a water company, chances are it's just rust

OhShitFuck Wed 24-Aug-16 17:03:01

Don't worry too much smile

I'm sure you'll be extra careful next time smile

NannyR Wed 24-Aug-16 17:03:07

In what way was it dirty? UK mains water should be safe to drink unless the water company have notified you otherwise. Sometimes my water looks cloudy but its a pressure problem and the grey, cloudy look is just tiny bubbles which clear when it settles.

I'd just keep a close eye on him, maybe keep a sample of the water and call 111 if he has any symptoms.

Shootingstar2289 Wed 24-Aug-16 20:05:16

Sorry, discoloured is probably a better word. But it was pretty brown. He seems ok though! smile

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