International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2017 Data
Results (by Site)
         
CLEANUP SUMMARY
Site Location   Pasir Ris Beach (PR1, PR2, PR6)  
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 23 September 2017  
Organizations   Nanyang Polytechnic Geo Council, Overseas Family School, Singapore Polytechnic Diploma in Biomedical Science, Geodis Wilson Singapore Pte Ltd, ST Aerospace Supplies Pte Ltd, Bukit Batok Secondary School, BW Monastery, Mediacorp Pte Ltd, Tian Hua Holy House
Total number of participants   286  
Total number of trash bags filled   154  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   1,057  
Total Distance (metres)   1,100  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY
  Most Likely to Find Items   5,051  
  Fishing Gear   196  
  Packaging Materials   967  
  Other Trash   136  
  Personal Hygiene   20  
  Items of Local Concern   2,452  
  TOTAL ITEMS   8,822  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 801   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 485
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 687   Beverage Bottles (glass) 68
Take Out Containers (plastic) 83   Beverage Cans 54
Take Out Containers (foam) 76   Grocery Bags (plastic) 298
Bottle Caps (plastic) 110   Other Plastic Bags 1,055
Bottle Caps (metal) 49   Paper Bags 56
Lids (plastic) 65   Cups & Plates (paper) 21
Straws/Stirrers 708   Cups & Plates (plastic) 227
Forks, Knives, Spoons 121   Cups & Plates (foam) 87
         
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 6   6-pack holders 8
Fishing Net & Pieces 63   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 317
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 44   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 287
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 83   Strapping bands 307
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 48
         
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 2   Condoms 3
Balloons 15   Diapers 5
Cigar Tips 33   Syringes 9
Cigarette Lighters 26   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 3
Construction Materials 47      
Fireworks 9      
Tyres 4      
         
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 1,538      
Glass Pieces 177      
Plastic Pieces 698      
Rubber Bands 39      
         
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animals? Dead or Injured?   Are the animals entangled? Entangled by what?
Starfish x2 Dead   No, -
Arthropods (crabs x8, horseshoe crabs x2, lobster x1) All dead, 1 crab found alive No, -
Fish Dead   No, -
         
Most Unusual Items