Is Bochum Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update9:29 am, November 17, 2020

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.4 in USD (1.5-liter)

Can You Drink Tap Water in Bochum?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in Germany. You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Bochum water quality.

The city of Bochum in Germany is one of the most important cities in the world. It is located on the Rhine River and is one of the major industrial centers of Germany.

Bochum is the location where you can purchase a purifier that can purify your tap water. The filters are not expensive and can be found for less than $100. They will filter out all of the bacteria, viruses and other impurities that are present. Most people who use these filters do not need to buy bottled water, since their water supply comes from the tap.

If you live in a home with a filter for the tap water, then you may wonder why you have to filter it. The answer is that there is an excess of impurities in most tap water. This is because most tap water companies do not filter out the chemicals, such as chlorine, that are present in tap water.

There are two options for filtering your tap water: the chlorine filter, which works very well, and a carbon filter, which is very

What Do People In Germany Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Germany have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data. A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that "moderate to very high" water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.

Tap water ratings

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 4% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 21% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 96% Very High
  • Water Quality 79% High


Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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