Ciliwung River Care Community (Komunitas Peduli Ciliwung/KPC) Bogor is finally recognized by Indonesia - World Record Museum (MURI) for its fifth picking up trash competition, as the “Picking up trash competition with the most participants”. As much as 2,458 people from Bogor went down to the river last Saturday, June 1st, to clean up the river. They scavenged garbage from the stream and also on the riverbanks, and collected 2,678 sacks of inorganic garbage.
After five years consistently doing this activity, this year has become a special year for KPC Bogor and Bogor government. There has been 6,163 participants and 9,346 25kg-sacks of inorganic garbage collected, and assessed by 480 judges.