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Is Hasselt 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 Hasselt?

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 Hasselt.

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


Have you ever gone to a restaurant that had Tap Water? If you have not, try it. It is definitely not a good experience. Tap Water in this country has a very bad taste. The chlorine content is very high in this municipal supply of tap water from Belgium.

The water tastes like chemicals and you can hardly taste of tap water quality. It also smells like chemicals and some people become very ill just from drinking it. Even children have shown some level of danger by drinking contaminated tap water from Belgium. The best way to keep yourself safe from this type of contamination is to invest in a water purification system for your home.

The bacteria that usually contaminate tap water from Belgium are found in such large numbers because the drainage system is usually so unhygienic. For example, when cities empty out their sewers, there are always this dirt, garbage and sewage residue that go into the main sewer line. All of this stuff gets washed down into t

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.98 in USD (1.5-liter)


Hasselt tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30% Low
  • Water Pollution 38% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 100% Very High
  • Water Quality 63% High

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