19 Feb '11, 2am

Guess which is the cleanest country in the world? Clue: It's not #Singapore

Guess which is the cleanest country in the world? Clue: It's not #Singapore

If you have always thought Singapore was one of the cleanest countries in the world, it is time to rethink that. According to this video, we are not the cleanest in the world. In fact, Singapore is not even on the top 10 list. The video, chanced upon by STOMPer Xuan Xua n, is a compilation of the top ten cleanest countries in the world according to the Environmental Performance Index (EPI). EPI is an indicator of a country's environmental performance based on the policies employed by that country. The top scorers for year 2010 were Iceland , Switzerland and Costa Rica with EPI scores of 93.5, 89.1 and 86.4 respectively. Singapore qualified at 28th place with a score of 69.6. Perhaps it is time to think about the areas in which Singapore could improve in terms of environmental cleanliness, Xuan Xuan says. The sender says: "I came across a video online that shows the world's...

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