International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2014 Data
Site Results
         
CLEANUP SUMMARY
Site Location   Lim Chu Kang East Mangrove (Zone: Northwest)  
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 13 September, 2014  
Organizations   National University of Singapore BES ENV2101 class, Singapore American School (Middle School + High School)
Total number of participants   128  
Total number of trash bags filled   114  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   1,063  
Total Distance (metres)   400  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY
  Most Likely to Find Items   2,970  
  Fishing Gear   124  
  Packaging Materials   170  
  Other Trash   67  
  Personal Hygiene   5  
  Items of Local Concern   1,640  
  TOTAL ITEMS   4,976  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 2   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 289
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 419   Beverage Bottles (glass) 78
Take Out Containers (plastic) 91   Beverage Cans 22
Take Out Containers (foam) 64   Grocery Bags (plastic) 656
Bottle Caps (plastic) 80   Other Plastic Bags 734
Bottle Caps (metal) 25   Paper Bags 25
Lids (plastic) 15   Cups & Plates (paper) 16
Straws/Stirrers 297   Cups & Plates (plastic) 85
Forks, Knives, Spoons 31   Cups & Plates (foam) 41
         
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 4   6-pack holders 0
Fishing Net & Pieces 44   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 122
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 76   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 18
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 0   Strapping bands 17
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 13
         
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 3   Condoms 1
Balloons 0   Diapers 0
Cigar Tips 1   Syringes 3
Cigarette Lighters 26   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 1
Construction Materials 34      
Fireworks 0      
Tyres 3      
         
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 739      
Glass Pieces 26      
Plastic Pieces 866      
Rubber Bands 9      
         
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?
20 horseshoe crabs (Carcinoscorpius rotundicauda), 15 shrimps, crabs all dead   no
         
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., Shoes (17), picture frame, pillow, toy plane, TV, toothbrush (2), Barbie suitcase, tarps (5), fender