Month of July 2016

Month of July

 

 

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 July

 

Week 6 of Trashformer Program: July 4 – July 8, 2016

61 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 320 kgs or 0.32 tonnes.

The Trashformers picked up:

52            Refundable items

585          Fast food wrappers

630          Hot drink cups

73            Cold drink cups

160          Cigarette packages

294          Cigarette butts

0              Sharps (needles)

 

Week 7 of Trashformer Program: July 11 – July 15, 2016

53 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 550 kg or 0.55 tonnes.

The Trashformer’s picked up:

40            Refundable beverage containers

600          Fast food wrappers

680          Hot drink cups

94            Cold drink cups

160          Cigarette packages

155          Cigarette butts

0              Sharps (needles)

 

Week 8 of Trashformer Program: July 18 – July 22, 2016

68 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 590 kg or 0.59 tonnes.

The Trashformer’s picked up:

58          Refundable beverage containers

560        Fast food wrappers

700        Hot drink cups

155        Cold drink cups

165        Cigarette packages

210        Cigarette butts

0            Sharps (needles)

 

 

Week 9 of Trashformer Program: July 25 – July 29, 2016

63 bags of litter and debris were filled at a weight of 540 kg or 0.54 tonnes.

The Trashformer’s picked up:

115        Refundable beverage containers

945        Fast food wrappers

820        Hot drink cups

110        Cold drink cups

330        Cigarette packages

160        Cigarette butts

0            Sharps (needles)

 

 

Trashformer Program: Progress Total for Month of July: July 1 to July 31, 2016

The Trashformer's filled 245 bags of litter and debris at a weight of 2,000 kg or 2.00 tonnes for the month of July.

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

265        Refundable beverage containers

2,690     Fast food wrappers

2,830     Hot drink cups

432        Cold drink cups

815        Cigarette packages

819        Cigarette butts

0            Sharps (needles)