Month of August 2016

Month of August

 

During the 2016 Trashformer Program, the Trashformer's have been asked to track 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 tracking common litter items they picked up. The common items which will be tracked include:

  • Refundables (glass, plastic bottles & cans)
  • Fast food packaging
  • Hot drink cups
  • Cold drink cups
  • Cigarette packages
  • Cigarette Butts

 

Month of August

 

Week 10 of Trashformer Program: August 1 – August 5, 2016

 

51 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 360 kgs or 0.36 tonnes.

The Trashformers picked up:

85            Refundable items

780          Fast food wrappers

770          Hot drink cups

110          Cold drink cups

215          Cigarette packages

190          Cigarette butts

0              Sharps (needles)

 

Week 11 of Trashformer Program: August 8 – August 12, 2016

 

78 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 430 kgs or 0.43 tonnes.

The Trashformers picked up:

150          Refundable items

880          Fast food wrappers

950          Hot drink cups

115          Cold drink cups

185          Cigarette packages

255          Cigarette butts

1              Sharps (needles)

 

Week 12 of Trashformer Program: August 15 – August 19, 2016

 

52 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 395 kgs or 0.95 tonnes.

The Trashformers picked up:

78            Refundable items

395          Fast food wrappers

387          Hot drink cups

71           Cold drink cups

55           Cigarette packages

8             Cigarette butts

0             Sharps (needles)

 

Trashformer Program: Progress Total for Month of August: August 1 to August 19, 2016

 

The Trashformer's filled 181 bags of litter and debris at a weight of 1,185 kg or 1.19 tonnes for the month of August.

During the Month of August, the Trashformer's picked up:

313        Refundable beverage containers

2,055     Fast food wrappers

2,107     Hot drink cups

296        Cold drink cups

455        Cigarette packages

453        Cigarette butts

1            Sharps (needles)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Week 10 of Trashformer Program: August 1 – August 5, 2016

51 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 360 kgs or 0.36 tonnes.

The Trashformers picked up:

85            Refundable items

780          Fast food wrappers

770          Hot drink cups

110          Cold drink cups

215          Cigarette packages

190          Cigarette butts

0 Sharps (needles)