The trash on our beaches can be overwhelming and tragic. But joining a cleanup helps. Through participation, we can raise the awareness needed to bring about change.
Read how you can make a longer lasting and more meaningful impact : Beach Cleaning Ideas
Read more about some of our beach cleanups below:
- Vita Water joins cleanup on beach where volunteers count plastic bottles
HONG KONG 5 March 2014: For an entire year, volunteers collected and sorted waste found on beaches by brand label. 2872 plastic bottles were picked up and identified by brand, with the top 10 brands accounting for 55% of the bottles recovered. These brands are ...
- Vita Water wins the most popular “Brand on the Beach” award for second year
HONG KONG 8th January 2014: For a year, volunteers collected and sorted waste found on one small beach facing Hong Kong Island by brand label. They picked up 2,872 plastic bottles from 150 brands. And the top 10 brands, all of which ...
- Beach Party
by P. K. Pebbles
My name is Pebbles, though for much of my existence I was without a name. That was before the lady with the pink hat came along. I like the name. It suits me. It’s something to aspire to. The P. K. stands for Pak Kok, a name of place rather than ...
- Vitasoy Water wins the most popular “Brand on the Beach” award.
(HONG KONG) 6 th March 2013: For three months, volunteers collected and sorted waste found on beaches by brand label. After 3 clean ups, 1112 plastic bottles with 761 different identifiable brand labels were found.
Vitasoy Water is the brand which has the most bottles (23% of ...
- WILSON FAMILY CLEANUP
SATURDAY, 4TH DECEMBER 2010
PATH FROM BANYAN SCHOOL TO TAI PENG NEW VILLAGE
No volunteers (again due to my failure to communicate, where did the week go?) but the Wilsons set off again to clean up some rubbish. This time it was the path up to our house.
For quite some time, when coming up the ...
PO WAH YUEN SITTING AREA AND
BEACH AND PAGODA PAST THE FISHERMAN’S VILLAGE
No volunteers this time, just the Wilsons off on another litter pick up. I had lacked the energy to email an appeal for volunteers after a rather exhausting trip to Hanoi, but no matter, there will be a next time.
This time the destination was ...
- Lamma Community Beach Cleanup Nga Kau Wan
It was a horrible rainy day, but nonetheless 14 people showed up for the first in a series of cleanups organized by Living Lamma members.
The beach was awash with plastic bottles and polystyrene. There was also a lot of plastic sheeting, old rope and amah sacking that had been ...