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Activity date : Saturday, 11 May 2019
Location : LOS3150
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 4 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : 1 Bags
Estimated kgs picked up : 7 Kg
Time spent for this event : 5 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 14
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 25%
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 4000 m
Cleaned width : 1 m
Cleaned area : 4000 m2
Most common items collected : Cigarette butts
Plastic chip bags and confectionary wrappers
Plastic fragments < 5cm
Were there any nurdles? : None

Luckily the rain held and five volunteers came to target the area around Glen Waverley Secondary College and the train station. We picked up a total of 7kg of litter, including 14 container deposit scheme bottles and cans and 2750 cigarette butts. Around 1750 of these came from the station, and many had obviously been there for some time as they had degraded and were easily mistaken for wood chips in the garden beds. A couple of abandoned trollies were reported via the Snap Sen Solve app, including one from Southern Cross Station!

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