The EU stipulates that established bathing waters in Europe should be quality-conscious Two to four week rhythm need to be investigated. The health department of the city of Leipzig does this for the Cospudener See. The water is examined for microbiological parameters in accordance with the Saxon Bathing Water Ordinance. These are intestinal enterococci, E. coli, depth of view, temperature, pH value and if the water is cloudy, a microscopy for cyanobacteria is taken.
As a result, the Cospudener Lake is a very good bathing water, We have very clear and clean water, the pH value is 7,8 - 8,1.