In 2018, volunteers coordinated 1,792 cleanups and collected 60,240 kg of litter on 2,752 km of Canadian shoreline.

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Data

Cleanup results by year

A leaderboard of past cleanups and how they compare to other years.


Number of cleanups hosted by year


Number of Kilometers cleaned up


Number of trash bags picked up


Weight of trash picked up in KG


Number of registrants by year










1. Tiny Plastic or Foam
333,289
2. Cigarette Butts
244,734
3. Plastic Beverage Bottles
50,285
4. Food Wrappers
47,466
5. Plastic Bottle Caps
38,624
6. Paper Materials
22,877
7. Plastic Bags
22,724
8. Miscellaneous Packaging
18,465
9. Straws & Stirrers
17,654
10. Foam materials
17,527
11. Beverage Cans
17,337
12. Rope (1 piece = 1 meter)
11,365