350 000 people participated in the clean-ups in Slovenia and Lithuania (Apr 18)

Both clean-ups in Lithuania and Slovenia yesterday, on 17th of April were a huge success - Lithuania had it's biggest clean-up yet engaging more than 100 000 volunteers, Slovenia broke an absolute record by engaging 12% of the population - 246 000 people directly in the action. 

That means more than 350 000 people altogether worked yesterday in the name of clean and healthy environment and future. 

The numbers about the actual amount of garbage gathered during the action are still pouring in, but so far 43.000 kubic meters or 10.000 tons of collected waste have been recorded to been collected in Slovenia. In Lithuania the volunteer action helped to shift 15 000 tons of litter out of the nature. 

More detailed reports from both countries coming up shortly.