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Activity date : Saturday, 4 May 2019
Location : 3193
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 11 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : 4 Bags
Estimated kgs picked up : 28 Kg
Time spent for this event : 14 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 13
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 36.36%
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 900 m
Cleaned width : 40 m
Cleaned area : 36000 m2
Most common items collected : Plastic fragments >5 cm
Cigarette butts
Plastic chip bags and confectionary wrappers
Were there any nurdles? : <100

Well done all those that braved the weather with us on the beach at Ricketts Point yesterday, 4 May. It was a bit wild and wet but everyone still managed to pick up plenty of litter! There were 14 volunteers that helped to clean up the beach, collecting 11 bags of rubbish in total, roughly 28 Kg of litter. The main items, were plastic fragments, cigarette butts and confectionery/ chip wrappers. Recyclables removed were 11 bottles (4 glass & 7 plastic) and 2 cans. There was also quite a lot of straws, nurdles, bottle tops, metal bottle caps, a metal rod and wood.
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