International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Site Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Site Location   Tanah Merah 4    
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 21 September, 2013    
Organization   Brown University Alumni    
Name of Organiser   Yvonne Koh    
Total number of participants   12    
Total number of trash bags filled   25    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   58 (estimate)    
Total Distance (metres)   300m    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   446    
  Fishing Gear   22    
  Packaging Materials   57    
  Other Trash   16    
  Personal Hygiene   0    
  Items of Local Concern   1,466    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 68   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 50  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 45   Beverage Bottles (glass) 24  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 5   Beverage Cans 22  
Take Out Containers (foam) 37   Grocery Bags (plastic) 30  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 32   Other Plastic Bags 25  
Bottle Caps (metal) 2   Paper Bags 3  
Lids (plastic) 35   Cups & Plates (paper) 0  
Straws/Stirrers 34   Cups & Plates (plastic) 7  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 12   Cups & Plates (foam) 15  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 3   6-pack holders 16  
Fishing Net & Pieces 4   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 10  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 12   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 5  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 3   Strapping bands 5  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 21  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 1   Condoms 0  
Balloons 1   Diapers 0  
Cigar Tips 0   Syringes 0  
Cigarette Lighters 10   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0  
Construction Materials 3        
Fireworks 0        
Tyres 1        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 1,400        
Glass Pieces 40        
Plastic Pieces 17        
Rubber Bands 9        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
Small fish Dead   Yes, Net  
         
         
           
Most Unusual Items  
2 orange safety vests from boats/ships. Plastic children's toys. Wooden construction material.