International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2017 Data
Results (by Zone)
         
CLEANUP SUMMARY
Zone Location   Northwest  
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 9 September 2017  
Sites   Lim Chu Kang Beach, Lim Chu Kang East Mangroves, Sungei Buloh West Mangroves, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve (Coastal trail and landward of Musang Hut), Kranji Bund Mangroves
Organizations   Environmental Resources Management (S) Pte Ltd, Naval Base Secondary School, Republic Polytechnic Conservation Interest Group, Alpha Phi Omega, Little Green Men, Singapore American School, Jurong Secondary School, GSK, Friends of Buloh, Maybank, CN Volunteers, Loyang Secondary School, SBWR, Nature Society (Singapore)
Total number of participants   321  
Total number of trash bags filled   245  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   1,804  
Total Distance (metres)   780  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY
  Most Likely to Find Items   8,933  
  Fishing Gear   151  
  Packaging Materials   491  
  Other Trash   205  
  Personal Hygiene   18  
  Items of Local Concern   4,165  
  TOTAL ITEMS   13,963  
         
DEBRIS SUMMARY (PIE CHART)
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
 
       
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 121   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 490
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 957   Beverage Bottles (glass) 320
Take Out Containers (plastic) 264   Beverage Cans 224
Take Out Containers (foam) 227   Grocery Bags (plastic) 1,328
Bottle Caps (plastic) 261   Other Plastic Bags 2,026
Bottle Caps (metal) 30   Paper Bags 68
Lids (plastic) 131   Cups & Plates (paper) 22
Straws/Stirrers 1,736   Cups & Plates (plastic) 406
Forks, Knives, Spoons 88   Cups & Plates (foam) 234
         
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 16   6-pack holders 3
Fishing Net & Pieces 48   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 293
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 71   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 126
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 16   Strapping bands 52
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 17
         
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 6   Condoms 7
Balloons 2   Diapers 7
Cigar Tips 1   Syringes 4
Cigarette Lighters 44   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0
Construction Materials 137      
Fireworks 0      
Tyres 15      
         
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 1,363      
Glass Pieces 518      
Plastic Pieces 2,222      
Rubber Bands 62      
         
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animals? Dead or Injured?   Are the animals entangled? Entangled by what?
Horseshoe Crabs (x3) All dead   No, -
Crab Dead   No, -
Fish (x3) All dead   1 entangled in plastic
         
Most Unusual Items
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