International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Site Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Zone   Tanah Merah    
Site Location   Tanah Merah 2    
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 14 September, 2013    
Organization   Nanyang Polytechnic GEO Council, Resorts World Sentosa  
Total number of participants   41    
Total number of trash bags filled   30    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   33    
Total Distance (metres)   970    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   4,854    
  Fishing Gear   36    
  Packaging Materials   158    
  Other Trash   115    
  Personal Hygiene   6    
  Items of Local Concern   1,457    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 3,585   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 265  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 144   Beverage Bottles (glass) 42  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 37   Beverage Cans 30  
Take Out Containers (foam) 72   Grocery Bags (plastic) 49  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 182   Other Plastic Bags 53  
Bottle Caps (metal) 26   Paper Bags 18  
Lids (plastic) 31   Cups & Plates (paper) 35  
Straws/Stirrers 108   Cups & Plates (plastic) 66  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 47   Cups & Plates (foam) 64  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 0   6-pack holders 1  
Fishing Net & Pieces 6   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 104  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 8   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 15  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 22   Strapping bands 24  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 14  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 1   Condoms 3  
Balloons 5   Diapers 1  
Cigar Tips 36   Syringes 2  
Cigarette Lighters 40   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0  
Construction Materials 33        
Fireworks 0        
Tyres 0        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 1,088        
Glass Pieces 97        
Plastic Pieces 257        
Rubber Bands 15        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
coastal Horseshoe Crab, rat, stingrays x2 Yes   No  
           
           
Most Unusual Items  
turtle egg shells