International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Site Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Zone   Northwest    
Site Location   Lim Chu Kang East Mangrove    
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 21 September, 2013    
Organization   Singapore American School, NUS Environmental Science and Engineering Students' Club, NUS BES ENV2101, Singapore Land Authority  
Total number of participants   200    
Total number of trash bags filled   169    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   1,550    
Total Distance (metres)   150    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   4,381    
  Fishing Gear   112    
  Packaging Materials   436    
  Other Trash   130    
  Personal Hygiene   9    
  Items of Local Concern   2,861    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 3   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 680  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 375   Beverage Bottles (glass) 157  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 207   Beverage Cans 40  
Take Out Containers (foam) 191   Grocery Bags (plastic) 537  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 146   Other Plastic Bags 1,111  
Bottle Caps (metal) 5   Paper Bags 30  
Lids (plastic) 57   Cups & Plates (paper) 20  
Straws/Stirrers 433   Cups & Plates (plastic) 166  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 49   Cups & Plates (foam) 174  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 5   6-pack holders 4  
Fishing Net & Pieces 33   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 322  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 66   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 80  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 8   Strapping bands 15  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 15  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 0   Condoms 1  
Balloons 1   Diapers 4  
Cigar Tips 0   Syringes 3  
Cigarette Lighters 86   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 1  
Construction Materials 42        
Fireworks 0        
Tyres 1        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 2,133        
Glass Pieces 30        
Plastic Pieces 680        
Rubber Bands 18        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
crab, horseshoe crab, fish Yes   crab entangled by fishing net  
           
           
Most Unusual Items