International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2014 Data
Zone Results
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Zone Location   Northeast  
Date of Cleanup   Aug - Sep 2014  
Sites   Sembawang Park, Selimang Beach, Punggol Beach, Sungei Seletar, Pasir Ris Beach, Sungei Tampines, Sungei Loyang Mangroves
Organizations   Northland Primary School, MediaCorp Pte Ltd, North Vista Secondary School ODAC, Overseas Family School (OFS), CHIJ St Nicholas Girls'School, BP Maritime Services Singapore Pte Ltd, Land Transport Authority, Brown University Alumni, Northvista Secondary School 3E3, NPS International School, Naval Base Secondary School, DHL Singapore, Alpha Phi Omega Alumni Association Singapore, Woodlands Ring Secondary School
Total number of participants   573  
Total number of trash bags filled   357  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   2,817  
Total Distance (metres)   2,465  
  Most Likely to Find Items   12,010  
  Fishing Gear   580  
  Packaging Materials   1,369  
  Other Trash   423  
  Personal Hygiene   37  
  Items of Local Concern   6,997  
  TOTAL ITEMS   21,416  
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 625   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 1,435
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 1,643   Beverage Bottles (glass) 348
Take Out Containers (plastic) 360   Beverage Cans 266
Take Out Containers (foam) 710   Grocery Bags (plastic) 756
Bottle Caps (plastic) 982   Other Plastic Bags 1,809
Bottle Caps (metal) 95   Paper Bags 227
Lids (plastic) 234   Cups & Plates (paper) 134
Straws/Stirrers 1,151   Cups & Plates (plastic) 500
Forks, Knives, Spoons 318   Cups & Plates (foam) 417
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 14   6-pack holders 5
Fishing Net & Pieces 172   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 820
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 304   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 239
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 90   Strapping bands 178
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 127
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 21   Condoms 9
Balloons 22   Diapers 12
Cigar Tips 14   Syringes 11
Cigarette Lighters 252   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 5
Construction Materials 92      
Fireworks 8      
Tyres 14      
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 3,909      
Glass Pieces 442      
Plastic Pieces 2,579      
Rubber Bands 67      
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?
crabs, fish, horseshoe crabs, jellyfish, cat, ants, worm some injured, some dead   some fish were entangled by hooks; 1 horseshoe crab entangled by fishing net
Most Unusual Items (Highlights)
fluorescent tube, a lot of items of clothing including jeans, woolen gloves, shoes, car battery, petrol container, office rolling chair leg, spark plug, Johor flag, 20kg carpet, big 35 kg tyre, Ikea shopping trolley