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Is Bochum 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 Bochum?

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 Bochum.

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

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

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.4 in USD (1.5-liter)


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

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Bochum, 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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