In 2019, volunteers coordinated 2,051 cleanups and collected 101,974 kg of litter on 3,504 km of Canadian shoreline.

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U of T Trash Team - Urban Litter Challenge

Date & Time

Sat, September 21, 2019
10:00 am

Location of cleanup

Streets near St. George Campus
City of Toronto, Ontario

Meeting Place

Hart House Circle (west of Queen's Park and Wellesley St W, 5 min walk from Queen's Park station). Look for the Navy Blue "U of T Trash Team" tent.

Join Cleanup

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Additional Info

Join the U of T Trash Team's inaugural "Urban Litter Challenge "and help us prevent litter from entering storm drains and potentially reaching Lake Ontario. Teams will wander the neighbourhood surrounding St. George Campus while keeping track of what is collected. Prizes will be awarded during a celebratory lunch at the conclusion of the cleanup. ***Supplies are provided but to help keep waste minimal, please bring a pair of gardening gloves and a reusable water bottle (refill stations will be available)*** The cleanup runs rain or shine, so dress for the weather! See you there.

Goal(s) of This Cleanup

  • Make the shoreline clean for my community
  • Save animals
  • Meet like-minded people
  • Get outside & appreciate nature
  • Create awareness around the trash we produce

Cleanup Coordinator

  • Susan Debreceni

Participants

+63 more

66/150 Participants

About this site

Description

Streets and neighbourhood surrounding U of T's St. George Campus, bordered by Bathurst, Dupont, Bay and Dundas. Please do not clean directly on campus as this is private property with separate waste management.

Cleanup History

This site has never been cleaned