International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2014 Data
Site Results
         
CLEANUP SUMMARY
Site Location   Lim Chu Kang East Mangrove  
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 13 September, 2014  
Organization   National University of Singapore BES ENV2101 class
Name of Organiser   JC Mendoza  
Total number of participants   65  
Total number of trash bags filled   46  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   521  
Total Distance (metres)   200  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY
  Most Likely to Find Items   1,517  
  Fishing Gear   58  
  Packaging Materials   109  
  Other Trash   44  
  Personal Hygiene   0  
  Items of Local Concern   731  
  TOTAL ITEMS   2,459  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 0   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 96
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 218   Beverage Bottles (glass) 56
Take Out Containers (plastic) 39   Beverage Cans 16
Take Out Containers (foam) 15   Grocery Bags (plastic) 453
Bottle Caps (plastic) 33   Other Plastic Bags 382
Bottle Caps (metal) 2   Paper Bags 0
Lids (plastic) 1   Cups & Plates (paper) 1
Straws/Stirrers 141   Cups & Plates (plastic) 36
Forks, Knives, Spoons 11   Cups & Plates (foam) 17
         
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 1   6-pack holders 0
Fishing Net & Pieces 27   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 88
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 30   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 6
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 0   Strapping bands 7
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 8
         
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 2   Condoms 0
Balloons 0   Diapers 0
Cigar Tips 0   Syringes 0
Cigarette Lighters 14   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0
Construction Materials 26      
Fireworks 0      
Tyres 2      
         
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 276      
Glass Pieces 13      
Plastic Pieces 436      
Rubber Bands 6      
         
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?
5 horseshoe crabs (Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda)  dead   no, na
15 shrimps dead   no, na
crab dead   no, na
         
Most Unusual Items
1 live round, 1 bullet casing, 1 flowerpot, 1 rice sack, 1 pair of pants, 1 slipper, 1 plastic ball, 1 marker, 1 cushion, 1 mophead, 1 brush head,1 telephone, 1 porcelain cup, 1 metal mesh, 1 aerosol spray can, 2 rubber tubes, 1 badminton raquet casing, 1 headlight, 1 helmet, 1 tyre with rim.