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International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Zone Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Zone Location   South    
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 21 September, 2013    
Sites   Berlayer Creek, Pandan Mangroves, Tanjong Rimau, Semakau, Marina East Beach  
Organization   HSBC, James Cook University (JCU) Singapore, Kennametal (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Nanyang Girls' High school, Earthlink NTU, New Town Secondary School, Sentosa Development Corporation, Waterways Watch Society, Wildlife Reserves Singapore  
Total number of participants   235    
Total number of trash bags filled   266    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   1,341    
Total Distance (metres)   2,765    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   5,470    
  Fishing Gear   152    
  Packaging Materials   388    
  Other Trash   421    
  Personal Hygiene   5    
  Items of Local Concern   1,826    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)
 
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 50   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 2,018  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 522   Beverage Bottles (glass) 245  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 103   Beverage Cans 174  
Take Out Containers (foam) 73   Grocery Bags (plastic) 612  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 225   Other Plastic Bags 570  
Bottle Caps (metal) 25   Paper Bags 69  
Lids (plastic) 34   Cups & Plates (paper) 21  
Straws/Stirrers 255   Cups & Plates (plastic) 310  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 83   Cups & Plates (foam) 81  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 6   6-pack holders 14  
Fishing Net & Pieces 26   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 166  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 109   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 79  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 11   Strapping bands 78  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 51  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 41   Condoms 4  
Balloons 4   Diapers 0  
Cigar Tips 2   Syringes 1  
Cigarette Lighters 57   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0  
Construction Materials 299        
Fireworks 0        
Tyres 18        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 734        
Glass Pieces 464        
Plastic Pieces 552        
Rubber Bands 76        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
Crab, eel/worm All dead   Crab entangled by plastic. Eel/worm not entangled  
           
           
Most Unusual Items  
golf balls, tennis racket, cassette tapes, car plate, jerry can, zinc sheets, Rubber tyres, huge plastic barricade (3.5 x 2 x 2 ft), motorcycle helmet, many, many small plastic balls (26) recorded under "plastic pieces" (Items of local concern)