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Is Duisburg 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 Duisburg?

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 Duisburg.

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


In recent months, the issue of Tap Water Quality in Germany has been brought to the attention of residents and tourists alike. Tap Water in Germany is nothing like what you would receive at home or at work. The water that we drink and bathe with every day contains different elements that can affect our health. Here are some things you should know about the water that you drink and use for cooking.

Tap Water Duisburg is the name of the largest city in Germany. It is a port city, where all the large inland rivers enter the city. This means that there is a major water pipe system that feeds all the major buildings, including the airport, parliament buildings, markets and other public areas. One problem with the tap water in Dusseldorf is that it contains a high percentage of various toxins such as lead, mercury and other chemicals that can be harmful to the human body. The tap water in Dusseldorf has to pass through a series of filtration processes before it can be c

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.37 in USD (1.5-liter)


Duisburg tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 19% Very Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 50% Moderate
  • Water Quality 81% Very High

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