The Cleanest Cities In The World

The Cleanest Cities In The World

Over half of the world’s population now live in cities and it’s having an increasingly detrimental impact on our planet. Besides, nobody wants to live in or visit a dirty city. Hassle.com has compiled a list of the cleanest cities around the world - the list is made up of cities such as Amsterdam being home to over 600,000 bicycles, Vancouver aiming to become the world's greenest city by 2020, and Curitiba in Brazil exchanging bags of waste with food tokens for adults and toys for children!

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28 cleanest cities in the world

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