Environmental volunteers, who gathered at the summit for a clean Erciyes, collected 4.3 tonnes of waste with the event “Blue & Green Day in Erciyes”.
Kayseri Erciyes Inc. The “Blue and Green Day in Erciyes” environmental clean-up, which was made traditional and held on the first Sunday in June each year and postponed due to last summer’s pandemic, was carried out on June 5 2021.
The activity started with the slogan hand in hand for a clean Erciyes; Metropolitan Municipality of Kayseri, Spor A.Ş. Kayseri Transportation Inc. took place with the support of environmentally conscious non-governmental organizations, sports clubs and citizen volunteers.
On World Environment Day, the volunteers who gathered in the Erciyes Tekir Kapı area were divided into different groups; camping area for tents, trails, daily picnic area and pond area cleaning. During the event attended by 417 people, 4.3 tonnes of waste was collected. Some of the garbage collected all over the mountain and Erciyes was written down and seen from the sky.
By saying that they aim to strengthen the environmental awareness of our people, Kayseri Erciyes AŞ. Direction. Exchange rate. President Dr. Murat Cahid Cıngı said: “Erciyes welcomes millions of guests from Turkey and abroad during the winter season. Since our mountain has become a living space, the waste left to the environment; It is polluted by factors such as the type of wind and the wind. After the snow comes up, the garbage left under the snow is brought to light. These become visible in our summer activities. Today we clean up with the support of volunteers with our Blue Green Day event in Erciyes. We are trying to clean up our own mountain that we have polluted. Here, the cleaning activities of our Metropolitan Municipality of Kayseri and Municipality of Melikgazi continue. The main reason we come together here is to send a message to the society, to the people and to say: “Look, all my children, from 7 to 70 years old, are collecting the environment that you have polluted”. The best cleaning is not to pollute. If we protect the environment and throw our waste in the trash, we will again contribute to the economy by separating our waste. Our goal is to raise awareness by delivering these messages to everyone. It makes us proud to contribute to these transmissions. We are also happy that this activity that we carry out regularly coincides with World Environment Day. Thank you to all the volunteers who participated in our event. “mentionned