International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Site Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Zone Location   Northeast    
Site Location   Pasir Ris Beach    
Date of Cleanup   September - October 2013    
Organizations   Black & Veatch (SEA) Pte Ltd (Pasir Ris 1), Otis Elevator Company (Singapore) Pte Ltd (Pasir Ris 2), Renesas Electronics Singapore, Dragon & WE (Pasir Ris 2), Australia and New Zealand Association (ANZA) Action (Pasir Ris 6), IKEA Singapore (Pasir Ris 6)  
Total number of participants   207    
Total number of trash bags filled   239    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   1,739    
Total Distance (metres)   700    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   5,227    
  Fishing Gear   198    
  Packaging Materials   257    
  Other Trash   154    
  Personal Hygiene   6    
  Items of Local Concern   1,041    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 470   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 340  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 671   Beverage Bottles (glass) 89  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 114   Beverage Cans 70  
Take Out Containers (foam) 80   Grocery Bags (plastic) 304  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 327   Other Plastic Bags 802  
Bottle Caps (metal) 1,165   Paper Bags 42  
Lids (plastic) 77   Cups & Plates (paper) 12  
Straws/Stirrers 407   Cups & Plates (plastic) 115  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 72   Cups & Plates (foam) 70  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 1   6-pack holders 5  
Fishing Net & Pieces 35   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 101  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 76   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 124  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 86   Strapping bands 10  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 17  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 1   Condoms 1  
Balloons 8   Diapers 0  
Cigar Tips 1   Syringes 4  
Cigarette Lighters 92   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 1  
Construction Materials 42        
Fireworks 1        
Tyres 9        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 718        
Glass Pieces 42        
Plastic Pieces 255        
Rubber Bands 26        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
Fish and Crabs All found dead   No  
           
           
Most Unusual Items  
bicycle seat, prayer block, Buddha piece, cane furniture; heavy duty plastic road barrier; heavy duty rice sacks or fish food bags (in excess of 40 of those); wool carpet underlay; pipes - both metal and plastic; chemical drums x 2, LV bag