International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Zone Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Zone Location   East Coast  
  Sites   East Coast Park Site 1, East Coast Park Site 2, East Coast Park Site 3, East Coast Park Site 5, East Coast Park Sites 6 to 12  
Date of Cleanup   September 2013    
Organization   Advantest (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Environmental Resources Management (S) Pte Ltd, Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources (MEWR), Raffles Girls' School (Secondary), Shinnyo-En Singapore, YTL Power Seraya Pte Ltd  
Total number of participants   563    
Total number of trash bags filled   100    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   629    
Total Distance (metres)   6,700    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   21,483    
  Fishing Gear   263    
  Packaging Materials   1,630    
  Other Trash   699    
  Personal Hygiene   42    
  Items of Local Concern   14,801    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 11,729   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 2,004  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 1,890   Beverage Bottles (glass) 50  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 201   Beverage Cans 143  
Take Out Containers (foam) 432   Grocery Bags (plastic) 179  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 1,069   Other Plastic Bags 450  
Bottle Caps (metal) 187   Paper Bags 99  
Lids (plastic) 100   Cups & Plates (paper) 90  
Straws/Stirrers 1,557   Cups & Plates (plastic) 803  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 329   Cups & Plates (foam) 171  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 16   6-pack holders 8  
Fishing Net & Pieces 60   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 961  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 126   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 119  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 61   Strapping bands 448  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 94  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 22   Condoms 15  
Balloons 108   Diapers 8  
Cigar Tips 101   Syringes 13  
Cigarette Lighters 118   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 6  
Construction Materials 220        
Fireworks 128        
Tyres 2        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 10,730        
Glass Pieces 277        
Plastic Pieces 3,552        
Rubber Bands 242        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
fish, crabs, 1 frog, 2 rats, 1 birds All dead   All are found not entangled  
           
           
Most Unusual Items  
bag of poop, lightsticks, N95 masks, battery and SIM card, tile bricks, mosaic