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Is Yibin Tap Water Safe To Drink?

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LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Yibin?

We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Yibin, China.

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in China 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 Yibin.

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

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Can you drink tap water from Yibin China? The answer is yes, if you have the time and the money. But, this is one of those questions you''ll find yourself wondering when you''re in China and don''t have all the time in the world.

Yibin China is located on the eastern bank of the Yangtse River. This is the same region where the Yellow River empties into the ocean. The Yangtse flows into the ocean at Lake Baikal in Russia. This lake is the source of the Yellow River, one of the two main tributaries to the Yangtse River.

The Yangtse is a busy river that has seen quite an increase in commercialization as of late. Some of the more well known companies that have a stake in this area are the ones who run the major dams and sewage treatment facilities. They also happen to be some of the largest investors in the Yibin area.

If you take a look at the major lakes near Yibin, most of these lakes are polluted and you''ll find many different contamina


Yibin tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 59% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 68% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 41% Moderate
  • Water Quality 32% Low

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