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  שבט 20, 5768 , 27/01/08

Israel Rates #1 for ME Environmental Protection

Israel ranks Number One in the Middle East for environmental protection, according to Globes business news service.

The 2008 Yale and Columbia University Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranked the Jewish State at 49 out 149 countries around the world. Israel pulled top marks on environmental health (97.9) according to the report, but 61.3 on ecosystem vitality.

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