2017 Trashformer Program Progress

2017 Trashformer Program Progress


During the next 12 weeks, you can learn more about the Trashformer's and track their progress as they cleanup litter from streets, sidewalks, bushes and roadsides by visiting the WEBSITE or watching for updates on FACEBOOK.




The Trashformer’s will be tracking the following information this summer:

• Number of garbage bags filled with litter and debris
• The weight of these materials removed from our streets and public areas


The trashformer’s will also be compiling data on the following litter items listed below during this season’s program:

Refundable items
Fast food wrappers
Hot drink cups
Cold drink cups
Cigarette packages
Cigarettes butts
Sharps (needles)

Odd or unusual items will also highlighted each week as the Trashformer's begin the task of cleaning up litter.



The 2017 Trashformer team began picking up litter from CBRM Streets and Public Areas on May 22. They will continue this work until August 18.