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Can You Drink Tap Water in Barcelos?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Barcelos, Brazil.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Brazil is a out of 100.
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 Barcelos.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Brazil, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
The city of Barcelos brasileiro in Brazil is situated on the Gulf of Trancoso. It is part of the state of Parana. Tap Water here is safe to drink and has the same qualities as other lakes in Brazil. There have been very few cases of illnesses or diseases related to tap water here.
Tap Water in Brazil is regulated at the municipal level. Each municipality is responsible for the maintenance of its tap water quality. The municipalities also work towards keeping the contamination of water to a minimum. There are a number of tap water treatment plants that have been built here. These treatment plants remove the contaminants and ensure that the tap water is free from harmful substances. The health risks that come with unsafe tap water do not exist in Brazil.
Barcelos brasileiro is one of the Brazilian states that has its own drinking water law. This law prohibits the use of chlorination, mercury and several other toxic substances. The water that flows throu
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.57 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 38% Low
- Water Pollution 61% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 62% High
- Water Quality 39% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Barcelos, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
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.