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Pollution and cleanliness in Massawa, Eritrea

Massawa is a city in Eritrea. There are 39.8K people living in the city. The next article discusses the air pollution levels and city cleanliness reported by residents and tourists.



In Massawa, Eritrea, 39.8K residents experience low levels of air pollution and they live in a very clean environment overall. The air in this city may be very polluted, making it difficult for some residents to breathe clean air or enjoy sport. Some residents complain that public spaces, parks and streets in the city are not kept clean enough.

It is rare for tourists to have problems while visiting the Massawa and they usually enjoy a safe and pleasant stay. Moreover, Massawa is known as a relatively clean and tidy city, and most of the streets are clean and pleasant. Many travelers reported that their travels were pleasant and that the air quality and sanitation conditions were good. The waste removal and sanitation system in the city streets is excellent and operates as it should.

Several parks and green areas can be enjoyed by locals and visitors, although some are badly maintained. Clean, easily accessible water sources have been reported around the city and in the surrounding areas and several reports mention the lack of high-quality, clean water. Many parts of the city suffer from inadequate sewage and waste disposal.

There is no unusual noise disturbance affecting residents and visitors in the city, and there is not a significant noise hazard. Visitor opinions regarding the city's parks and green spaces have sometimes been mixed, but in some cases visitors were pleased with the higher level of maintenance. Night lighting can sometimes be problematic; some street lights are very troublesome. Water quality in the city is generally good, and residents like the taste and clean appearance of the water.



Mesurement Score (out of 5)
The pollution of the air

0.00

Air quality rating

5.00

Maintain a clean and tidy environment

3.95

How comfortable is it to spend time in Massawa

3.95

Polluted environment

1.06

An unpleasant stay in the city

1.06

Complaints about garbage disposal and dirt

0.20

A lack of parks or a failure to keep them clean

2.69

Inaccessible and polluted drinking water

1.06

Access to clean, safe drinking water

3.95

Reliability of sanitation services

5.00

Light pollution and noise pollution

0.20

The quality of parks and green areas

2.69

Nightlights work without issue and are quiet

5.00

Pollution of water

1.44

Quality of Water

3.95



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