International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2016
Results (by Site)
         
CLEANUP SUMMARY
Site Location   Tanah Merah 7  
Date of Cleanup   September-2016  
Organizations   ANZA Action, Independents, Institute of Technical Education (ITE) College West, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), NUS College of Alice and Peter Tan (NUS CAPT), NUS (Day of Service), NUS Ridge View Residential College (RVRC), Setsco Services Pte Ltd
Total number of participants   562  
Total number of trash bags filled   455  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   2,542  
Total Distance (metres)   1,000  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY
  Most Likely to Find Items   17,501  
  Fishing Gear   692  
  Packaging Materials   1,543  
  Other Trash   371  
  Personal Hygiene   60  
  Items of Local Concern   7,653  
  TOTAL ITEMS   27,820  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 194   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 7,672
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 1,051   Beverage Bottles (glass) 260
Take Out Containers (plastic) 302   Beverage Cans 113
Take Out Containers (foam) 104   Grocery Bags (plastic) 114
Bottle Caps (plastic) 941   Other Plastic Bags 811
Bottle Caps (metal) 41   Paper Bags 87
Lids (plastic) 175   Cups & Plates (paper) 70
Straws/Stirrers 3,055   Cups & Plates (plastic) 1,993
Forks, Knives, Spoons 234   Cups & Plates (foam) 284
         
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 70   6-pack holders 13
Fishing Net & Pieces 265   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 984
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 325   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 437
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 32   Strapping bands 89
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 20
         
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 9   Condoms 20
Balloons 9   Diapers 14
Cigar Tips 33   Syringes 14
Cigarette Lighters 263   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 12
Construction Materials 40      
Fireworks 2      
Tyres 15      
         
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 5,830      
Glass Pieces 102      
Plastic Pieces 1,657      
Rubber Bands 64      
         
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animals? Dead or Injured?   Are the animals entangled? Entangled by what?
Cuttlefish, Hawksbill Turtle Dead   No
         
         
Most Unusual Items
Lots of shoes (over 50), shotgun shells, 2 helmets, a mop, wooden crate, baby shoe, fridge, traffic cone, life buoy, motorcycle helmet, ceramic tile, ear plugs, sponge, plastic chair, handbag, haversack, stationery-5,tape dispenser, cell phone cover, toy, wood & nails, sponges- 6,