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Is Arad Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Arad?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Arad.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Romania, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


Tap Water Romania is contaminated and has a lot of health hazards. The contamination of drinking water started in the 80''s. It was reported that the city of Bucharest was contaminated with carcinogenic benzene. A study was conducted to investigate this claim. The results showed that there was indeed a high level of benzene in the drinking water of Bucharest.

This substance is used in many industries. It has been linked to cancer and other health risks. It can cause irritation to the respiratory system, eyes and skin. Studies have shown links to benzene and human sperm. All these health risks and more show that it is absolutely necessary to remove this chemical as soon as possible from our drinking water.

In the towns that were found to have contaminated tap water, all the residents were advised to use alternative drinking water. So, why didn''t they listen? The answer is simple. The contaminated water comes from different lakes and reservoirs. Theref

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.52 in USD (1.5-liter)


Arad tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27% Low
  • Water Pollution 36% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 73% High
  • Water Quality 64% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Arad, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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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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