International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore  
2013 Data  
Site Results  
           
CLEANUP SUMMARY  
Zone   Tanah Merah    
Site Location   Tanah Merah 4    
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 21 September, 2013    
Organization   Brown University Alumni, Baxter Bioscience  
Total number of participants   28    
Total number of trash bags filled   35    
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   150    
Total Distance (metres)   100    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY  
  Most Likely to Find Items   1,840    
  Fishing Gear   22    
  Packaging Materials   369    
  Other Trash   82    
  Personal Hygiene   0    
  Items of Local Concern   2,344    
           
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance  
 
         
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Most Likely to Find Items  
Cigarette Butts 617   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 389  
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 70   Beverage Bottles (glass) 34  
Take Out Containers (plastic) 6   Beverage Cans 31  
Take Out Containers (foam) 90   Grocery Bags (plastic) 33  
Bottle Caps (plastic) 121   Other Plastic Bags 53  
Bottle Caps (metal) 2   Paper Bags 3  
Lids (plastic) 64   Cups & Plates (paper) 0  
Straws/Stirrers 83   Cups & Plates (plastic) 164  
Forks, Knives, Spoons 49   Cups & Plates (foam) 31  
           
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials  
Fishing Buoys 3   6-pack holders 151  
Fishing Net & Pieces 4   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 181  
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 12   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 8  
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 3   Strapping bands 6  
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 23  
           
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene  
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 2   Condoms 0  
Balloons 1   Diapers 0  
Cigar Tips 0   Syringes 0  
Cigarette Lighters 75   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0  
Construction Materials 3        
Fireworks 0        
Tyres 1        
           
Items of Local Concern        
Foam Pieces 2,163        
Glass Pieces 40        
Plastic Pieces 128        
Rubber Bands 13        
           
Dead / Injured Animals  
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?  
small fish yes   entangled by net  
           
           
Most Unusual Items  
2 orange safety vests from boats/ships, plastic children's toys, wooden construction material, damaged spot light