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Activity date : Sunday, 27 October 2019
Location : LOS3030
Full BP/LOS bgs picked up Inc bottles & cans : 44 Bags
Full BP/LOS bgs of drink containers picked up : 14 Bags
Estimated kgs picked up : 94 Kg
Time spent for this event : 20 Hours
Number of collected bottles : 256
Container Volume % of total rubbish : 31.82%
Number of collected syringes : 5
Cleaned length : 30 m
Cleaned width : 1 m
Cleaned area : 30 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

13 Love Our Street 3030 volunteers removed 94 kilos of litter (including recyclables) from the Werribe River area. The tally included 256 containers that could have been used in a cash for container scheme IF Victoria had such a scheme – still waiting on that.

Keven collected about 1000 cigarette butts, and Gary pulled out an old bike from the river. Nick and Steve tackled the enormous pile of casks, bottles and cans where people have clearly been drinking and leaving behind their containers.

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