International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2014 Data
Site Results
         
CLEANUP SUMMARY
Site Location   Kranji East Mangrove (Zone: Northwest)  
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 13 September, 2014  
Organizations   Beatty Beaver Scout Troop and Bishan Park Lightning Scout Troop, Earthlink NTU, NUS Environmental Science and Engineering Students Club (NUS ESESC)
Total number of participants   83  
Total number of trash bags filled   54  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   434  
Total Distance (metres)   390  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY
  Most Likely to Find Items   1,441  
  Fishing Gear   68  
  Packaging Materials   175  
  Other Trash   98  
  Personal Hygiene   13  
  Items of Local Concern   1,030  
  TOTAL ITEMS   2,825  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 6   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 124
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 174   Beverage Bottles (glass) 115
Take Out Containers (plastic) 22   Beverage Cans 58
Take Out Containers (foam) 30   Grocery Bags (plastic) 323
Bottle Caps (plastic) 21   Other Plastic Bags 365
Bottle Caps (metal) 10   Paper Bags 37
Lids (plastic) 5   Cups & Plates (paper) 2
Straws/Stirrers 63   Cups & Plates (plastic) 35
Forks, Knives, Spoons 30   Cups & Plates (foam) 21
         
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 0   6-pack holders 1
Fishing Net & Pieces 24   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 122
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 40   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 9
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 4   Strapping bands 34
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 9
         
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 11   Condoms 5
Balloons 0   Diapers 6
Cigar Tips 4   Syringes 1
Cigarette Lighters 19   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 1
Construction Materials 59      
Fireworks 1      
Tyres 4      
         
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 278      
Glass Pieces 217      
Plastic Pieces 491      
Rubber Bands 44      
         
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?
prawns, horseshoe crabs, flower crabs, snake (small, could be paradise tree snake) prawns and crabs - some dead, some alive;
snake was dead, decomposing and half-buried in sand
  no
         
         
Most Unusual Items
pots, book covers, fan, marker, kettle, glowstick, socks, fabric,wallet, bag, shoes,metal structures, binoculars, slippers, gloves, hanger, Shoe (10), Wire (4), Clothes and rags (19), Metal blocks (4), Gloves (13), Marble tiles (7), Boot (5), Socks (3), Back panel of old CRT TV (1), Cassette Tapes, sofa, mattress, pillows, rainboots, pingpong balls, carpets, PVC bag, toothbrush, fax machine, helmet, diskettes, shavers, leather belts and TV set.