International Coastal Cleanup, Singapore
2017 Data
Results (by Organiser)
Site Location   Tanah Merah 7  
Date of Cleanup   Saturday, 23 September 2017  
Organization   NUS Ridge View Residential College (RVRC)  
Name of Organiser   Lim Cheng Puay  
Total number of participants   256  
Total number of trash bags filled   100  
Weight of trash bags collected (kg)   505  
Total Distance (metres)   200  
  Most Likely to Find Items   5,814  
  Fishing Gear   148  
  Packaging Materials   690  
  Other Trash   138  
  Personal Hygiene   8  
  Items of Local Concern   10,922  
  TOTAL ITEMS   17,720  
TOP 10 ITEMS at a Glance
Most Likely to Find Items
Cigarette Butts 130   Beverage Bottles (plastic) 2,169
Food Wrappers (candy, chips, etc) 411   Beverage Bottles (glass) 66
Take Out Containers (plastic) 113   Beverage Cans 36
Take Out Containers (foam) 79   Grocery Bags (plastic) 124
Bottle Caps (plastic) 222   Other Plastic Bags 417
Bottle Caps (metal) 7   Paper Bags 5
Lids (plastic) 60   Cups & Plates (paper) 5
Straws/Stirrers 983   Cups & Plates (plastic) 719
Forks, Knives, Spoons 53   Cups & Plates (foam) 215
Fishing Gear   Packaging Materials
Fishing Buoys 4   6-pack holders 1
Fishing Net & Pieces 34   Other Plastic / Foam Packaging 548
Rope (1 meter = 1 piece) 105   Other Plastic Bottles (oil, bleach, etc) 97
Fishing line ( 1 meter = 1 piece) 5   Strapping bands 39
      Tobacco Packaging / Wrappers 5
Other Trash   Personal Hygiene
Appliances (fridges, washers, etc) 8   Condoms 3
Balloons 11   Diapers 4
Cigar Tips 2   Syringes 1
Cigarette Lighters 80   Tampons / Tampon Applicators 0
Construction Materials 36      
Fireworks 0      
Tyres 1      
Items of Local Concern      
Foam Pieces 9,120      
Glass Pieces 250      
Plastic Pieces 1,375      
Rubber Bands 177      
Dead / Injured Animals
What Animal? Dead or Injured?   Is the animal entangled? Entangled by what?
Most Unusual Items
Knee Pad (x1), Mosquito Repelent Patch (x1), Shoes (x22), Slippers (x25), Pen (x12), Fluoroscent Lamp (x1),
Flammable Gas Can (x1), Sand Bag (x1), Shuttlecock (x3), Chair (x3), Woven Bags (x2), Unopened Maggi Packet (x1), Dildo (x1)
Ball (x1), Broom (x2), Stamp (x1), Spray Can (x1), Battery (x1), Soap (x3), Wax Candle (x1), Lightbulb (x7), Leather (x4), Mini Mop (x1), Lifejacket (x2), Rubber Debris (x31), Toy Car (x1), Christmas Ornaments (x1), Make-up Items (x2), Stuffed Toy (x1), Belt (x2), Glove (x1), Knife Holder (x1), Surgical Mask (x1).