Top 10 Cleanest Cities In the World

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No 3: Honolulu, Hawaii

This city is located on the Island Oahu which is also one of the world’s well known tourist destinations.

The word Honolulu gives the meaning “calm spot”.

As it acts as the main gateway of Hawaii it is decorated with cool green trees, smiling flowers and a welcoming atmosphere everywhere.

Its clean and beautiful atmosphere is the main reason that attracts people to this city.

Both the government and the people of Hawaii play a crucial role in preserving the cleanliness and beauty of the entire city.

Adequate rainfall and everlasting wind blow are the other aspects for why people strive to keep this city clean and pollution free.

This exotic city is often mentioned as a “Tropical paradise in Hawaii”.

Though Hawaii has the condition known as “volcanic smog”, for the quality of faultless air, water and mesmerizing calm environment this city is considered as one of the cleanest and greenest cities in the world.

No 2: Kobe, Japan

Japanese are well known for their hard and smart work. So how come they will not pay attention to protecting their environment?

Kobe city of Japan is reputed as the second cleanest city in the world.

Whether it is economy or cleanliness, Japanese always fulfill their responsibility with great dedication & concentration. So when it comes to hygiene, recycling and waste management no wonder as to how a city like Kobe can make an impressive example.

Even though this small country faced major destruction during Second World War, they rapidly made it so developed and so clean that today it has achieved to be in a place on the cleanest cities in the world.

The kind of fast improvement they show is really surprising and this quality is something we should learn from them.

Japanese have a great reputation in the fields like advanced technology, economy, infrastructure, recycling and waste management. Kobe is also playing a role as one of the most important port cities of Japan. Things like using green fuel for transportation, hi tech solid waste management techniques have all promoted Kobe to the place of 2nd cleanest city in the world.

No 1: Calgary, Canada – The Cleanest City In The World

Calgary is the center of the oil and gas industry for the whole nation plus Alberta’s industrial facilities alone contribute to 48% of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions. If you know these facts already, you may wonder how Calgary can even be on this list. We have a point to surprise you. Read on.

This city is located between the Rocky Mountains & prairies, Canada’s Calgary city is filled with flowers, water and greeneries.

Residents of Calgary, play a very important role in maintaining their city’s cleanliness. Even though most parts of this city are solely based on production, higher authorities have beautifully organized the entire city into environmentally friendly. If you happen to walk through the roads of Calgary, you will know why this city is been called the cleanest.

Here is how this city has achieved 100% cleanliness despite having a high amount of material wastage and pollution.

Calgary is the center of the oil and gas industry for the whole nation plus Alberta’s industrial facilities alone contribute to 48% of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions. If you know these facts already, you may wonder how Calgary can even be on this list. We have a point to surprise you. Read on.

The city of Calgary has actively promoted a lot of sanitation and eco-friendly programs over the years. This is how they have achieved the sparking aqua rivers and clean environment.

In 2007, the Alberta state government has initiated the program called “Too good to waste” with an aim of decreasing the amount of waste that is passed on to the landfills and it is going still. This program also promotes an increasing number of ways to recycle the materials which are expelled from Calgary’s housing boom which includes drywall, concrete, asphalt and shingles.  It has also made a commitment to hive off 80% of city waste from landfills by the year 2020.  

Blue Cart system

Calgary’s yet another recycling program that helps in making a clean environment is known as the Blue cart system. The city government provides a large blue cart recyclable material to each and every single interested family with an expectation of throwing every recyclable material into a blue bin. These recyclable materials include

  • Metal foil and food cans
  • Paper and cart board
  • Bottles, jugs and plastic food containers
  • Glass jars and bottles

Every resident has to put this blue bin with the recyclable materials on their scheduled collection day. Finally, the collected recycled materials will be processed at the city’s own plants.

The above stated program is just one part of the commitment Calgary follows on a regular basis to keep their city as clean as possible.

So tell me now if the city takes these many efforts to keep their city clean and achieves a clean environment no matter of what will it be wrong to entitle it as the cleanest city in the world?

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