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Activity date : Sunday, 6 October 2019
Location : LOS3185
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 : 4 Kg
Time spent for this event : 4 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 12
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 25%
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 1000 m
Cleaned width : 1 m
Cleaned area : 1000 m2
Most common items collected : Cigarette butts
Plastic fragments >5 cm
Plastic chip bags and confectionary wrappers
Were there any nurdles? : None

A small group of determined volunteers spent an hour collecting litter near Balaclava Station and shops. People came and went at different times, so no people pic today. We collected 4 kg of litter, including 800 cigarette butts (plastic), lots of other small pieces of plastic and confectionery wrappers. That's over 11,000 butts so far this year! The photo shows what was collected from one of the pits around one single street tree near the station: 63 butts and half a bag of other rubbish, much of it plastic.

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