On the 30th January 2015, a group of 37 volunteers from Olympus Technologies Singapore Pte. Ltd’s Environmental Program headed to the shores of East Coast Park, removing 55.6kg of marine trash over 1.5km of coastline. The 11 bags of trash were removed from the site, aiding marine life and improving the ambience of the beach.
Their debris summary reveals the various types of trash collected on the East Coast beach, with the most found items being cigarette butts (312 found) and plastic pieces (270 found).
More details of trash they collected can be found HERE.
During their briefing session:
Thank you for caring for our coastlines!