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Activity date : Friday, 8 December 2017
Location : LOS3207
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 10 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : N/A
Estimated kgs picked up : 30 Kg
Time spent for this event : 8 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 159
Container Volume % of total rubbish : N/A
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 5000 m
Cleaned width : 1 m
Cleaned area : 5000 m2
Most common items collected : Cigarette butts
Plastic chip bags and confectionary wrappers
Drink Containers. All bottles and cans for CDS count
Were there any nurdles? : None

5 Telstra people joined our LoveOurStreet 3207 team for a street clean around South Melbourne on Friday.  Splitting into 3 groups they set off in different directions to pick up and count litter along the way.  2758 items of litter were collected.

Some Results

Distance Covered                                  5 km approx

Bags of Rubbish Collected                     8 BP Bags, approx 30 kg

No. of Bottles and cans collected        169 equates to 31 m per littered bottle or can

No. of coffee cups collected                85 equates to 59m per littered up

No. of cigarette Buts collected               1726 equates to 3 m per littered butt

 

Need less to say they were shocked at the amount of litter around, especially butts and bottles & cans.

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