International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Site Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Zone   Pulau Ubin (excluding Chek Jawa)    
Site Location   Ketam Beach    
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 21 September, 2013    
Organizations   Maritime & Port Authority, Siemens Pte Ltd, Westwood Secondary School, NUS University Scholars Programme (USP)  
Total number of participants   115    
Total number of trash bags filled   55    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   296    
Total Distance (metres)   500    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   3,032    
  Fishing Gear   137    
  Packaging Materials   328    
  Other Trash   187    
  Personal Hygiene   7    
  Items of Local Concern   2,675    
  TOTAL ITEMS COLLECTED   6,366    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 21   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 314  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 338   Beverage Bottles (glass) 47  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 215   Beverage Cans 66  
Take Out Containers (foam) 126   Grocery Bags (plastic) 150  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 298   Other Plastic Bags 448  
Bottle Caps (metal) 6   Paper Bags 31  
Lids (plastic) 104   Cups & Plates (paper) 40  
Straws/Stirrers 364   Cups & Plates (plastic) 230  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 142   Cups & Plates (foam) 92  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 6   6-pack holders 7  
Fishing Net & Pieces 18   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 208  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 91   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 60  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 22   Strapping bands 39  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 14  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 0   Condoms 2  
Balloons 6   Diapers 0  
Cigar Tips 3   Syringes 5  
Cigarette Lighters 132   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0  
Construction Materials 37        
Fireworks 5        
Tyres 4        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 2,054        
Glass Pieces 65        
Plastic Pieces 526        
Rubber Bands 30        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
horseshoe crabs, sea star, crabs, fish All found dead   Some crabs found entangled in fish nets  
           
           
Most Unusual Items  
Pair of trousers, Nike waterbottle lid, golf ball, perfume bottle, torn soccer ball, shaver, pacifier, cigarbox, plush bear, baby shoes, motorcycle helmets