International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Zone Results  
Zone Location   Pulau Ubin    
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 21 September, 2013    
Sites   Pulau Ubin (excluding Chek Jawa), Chek Jawa  
Organizations   Adrian and friends, Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS), Maritime & Port Authority, Siemens Pte Ltd, Ministry of Education (MOE) HQ, Ministry of Manpower (MOM), Mun Siong Engineering Ltd, NUS University Scholars Programme (USP), Oscar & Friends, Sukyo Mahikari Singapore, Tata Consultancy Services Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, Westwood Secondary School  
Total number of participants   355    
Total number of trash bags filled   253    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   1,788    
Total Distance (metres)   1,840    
  Most Likely to Find Items   9,748    
  Fishing Gear   545    
  Packaging Materials   918    
  Other Trash   395    
  Personal Hygiene   26    
  Items of Local Concern   5,141    
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 173   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 1,918  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 793   Beverage Bottles (glass) 241  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 458   Beverage Cans 191  
Take Out Containers (foam) 337   Grocery Bags (plastic) 741  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 960   Other Plastic Bags 1,394  
Bottle Caps (metal) 119   Paper Bags 80  
Lids (plastic) 262   Cups & Plates (paper) 78  
Straws/Stirrers 810   Cups & Plates (plastic) 616  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 272   Cups & Plates (foam) 305  
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 21   6-pack holders 9  
Fishing Net & Pieces 94   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 607  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 384   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 184  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 46   Strapping bands 74  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 44  
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 13   Condoms 5  
Balloons 13   Diapers 6  
Cigar Tips 3   Syringes 14  
Cigarette Lighters 200   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 1  
Construction Materials 143        
Fireworks 7        
Tyres 16        
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 3,650        
Glass Pieces 347        
Plastic Pieces 1,091        
Rubber Bands 53        
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
mud crabs, flower crab, horseshoe crab, fish (12) and squid All found dead   crab entangled by fishing net  
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, flares, joss sticks, tiles, TV and deck chair, car seat, oar, oil drum, boat front, footwear, circuit board, playhouse wall, shuttlecocks, leather shoes, mattress, motor gear part, TV and deck chair, car seat, boat front, circuit board, playhouse wall