International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Zone Results  
Zone Location   Pulau Ubin (excluding Chek Jawa)  
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 21 September, 2013    
Sites   Ketam Beach, Ubin Jetty Beach, Ubin Village Beach, Sungei Ubin  
Organizations   Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS), Maritime & Port Authority, Mun Siong Engineering Ltd, NUS University Scholars Programme (USP), Siemens Pte Ltd, Tata Consultancy Services Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, Westwood Secondary School  
Total number of participants   200    
Total number of trash bags filled   103    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   742    
Total Distance (metres)   1,250    
  Most Likely to Find Items   5,711    
  Fishing Gear   236    
  Packaging Materials   588    
  Other Trash   313    
  Personal Hygiene   14    
  Items of Local Concern   3,790    
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 153   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 574  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 450   Beverage Bottles (glass) 118  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 335   Beverage Cans 128  
Take Out Containers (foam) 179   Grocery Bags (plastic) 240  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 791   Other Plastic Bags 825  
Bottle Caps (metal) 100   Paper Bags 42  
Lids (plastic) 228   Cups & Plates (paper) 56  
Straws/Stirrers 670   Cups & Plates (plastic) 386  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 247   Cups & Plates (foam) 189  
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 16   6-pack holders 9  
Fishing Net & Pieces 39   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 387  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 152   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 101  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 29   Strapping bands 59  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 32  
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 5   Condoms 4  
Balloons 9   Diapers 0  
Cigar Tips 3   Syringes 9  
Cigarette Lighters 178   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 1  
Construction Materials 106        
Fireworks 5        
Tyres 7        
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 2,661        
Glass Pieces 261        
Plastic Pieces 819        
Rubber Bands 49        
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
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