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Can You Drink Tap Water in Bijeljina?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Bijeljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Bosnia and Herzegovina 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 Bijeljina.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Bosnia and Herzegovina, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Click here to check out the water quality for Bosnia and Herzegovina
You may not realize it, but a lot of the water that comes out of your tap in Bijeljina is treated in the process of a chemical process. This chemical treatment can take place in the form of ultraviolet rays and chlorination.
The treatment of tap water in Bijeljina was actually initiated during the time of World War II when the Allies were fighting the Axis. The United States was allied with the country, as well as the Czech Republic and other countries in the area. With this help, they were able to purify the water.
At that time, the process of treatment was a very complicated one. The treatment is still not that complex today; it was however, at the time, considered an "impossible task" to undertake.
The problem is the fact that at the time, the country did not have the facilities for the production of purified clean water. With the aid of scientists, it has now been possible for Bijeljina to obtain this facility. The Bijeljina municipal
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.54 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30% Low
- Water Pollution 47% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 70% High
- Water Quality 53% Moderate
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Bijeljina, 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.