Named ten the best cities of Russia

Public chamber (OP) of Russia has published on its website a rating of the best cities in the country according to the results of the spring phase of the environmental action #Marathongirl.

First place went to Saint Petersburg, the second Moscow suburb of Khimki. Closed the three of leaders of Kronstadt. Moscow took the eighth place, losing to Kazan, Ulyanovsk, Cheboksary and Ussuriysk.

Just the shell eco-marathon in three months was attended by 100 thousand people from the 1600 settlements. “It is gratifying that during the project people were able to organize a really big event in their cities, — said the initiator of the action, member of the Public chamber Elena sutormina. — We are satisfied with the intermediate results, and it’s safe to say that our project showed that the Year of ecology is first and foremost enterprising citizens.”

OP also introduced the rating of best participants of the project. The first place it took Elena Baeva from Khimki. She organized a campaign to collect books for the burned library in Plesetsk and conducted an environmental day, which was collected 3 tons of recyclables and 28 pounds of batteries.