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Activity date : Sunday, 28 October 2018
Location : LOS3030
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 55 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : N/A
Estimated kgs picked up : 85 Kg
Time spent for this event : 26 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 274
Container Volume % of total rubbish : N/A
Number of collected syringes : 0
Cleaned length : 1500 m
Cleaned width : 1 m
Cleaned area : 1500 m2
Most common items collected : Drink Containers. All bottles and cans for CDS count
Plastic bags
Coffee cups and lids
Were there any nurdles? : None

17 LOS volunteers collected a significant amount of recyclable bottles and cans today from the area behind the Watton Street shops and in front of the Werribee River. A combined total of 274 bottles and cans was collected, plus plenty of discarded casks, cardboard boxes (i.e. pizza, beer, other), piles of straws literally falling from the balcony of one of the shops (yes, we’ll certainly be following up here), and plastic in various sizes. There were some usable items found including 1 beer stubby, 2 spaghetti tins, 1 scissors, 1 garden pot, 1 dress and 1 bra.

 

In total approx. 55 shopping bags of litter and recyclables were collected, weighing 85 kilos, across an area of approx. 30 metres deep and 500 metres in length.

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