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Activity date : Sunday, 15 July 2018
Location : 3936
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 35 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : N/A
Estimated kgs picked up : 36 Kg
Time spent for this event : 36 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 70
Container Volume % of total rubbish : N/A
Number of collected syringes : 3
Cleaned length : 3 m
Cleaned width : 15 m
Cleaned area : 45 m2
Most common items collected : Plastic fragments >5 cm
Bottle tops
Cigarette butts
Were there any nurdles? : None

Well we picked another cold and windy Sunday, but it is winter and at least there was no rain.
31 volunteers braved the conditions to help us collect over 3500 items, including over 1800 confectionary wrappers and small pieces of plastic, some asbestos and unfortunately 3 syringes.

The tally was
Plastic bottles - 33...
Plastic cups - 13
Glass bottles - 37
Cans - 41
Broken glass - 27
Plastic bottle caps - 128
Metal bottle caps - 87
Small hard plastics - 312
Large hard plastics - 41
Straws - 194
String rope fishing line - 68
Cig butts - 420
Polystyrene- 125
Cardboard- 48
Wrappers & small plastic - 1900
Plastic bags - 112
Syringes - 3
General rubbish - 14kg

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