10/01/21 – Post Cleanup Report – Eureka 90 Minute Trash Bash – Eco Eureka, STIL, MOD Pizza

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6200 lbs of trash (3.1 TONS) AND 548 needles collected in 90 minutes. With 41 volunteers, that comes out to 152 lbs of trash per volunteer or 69 lbs of trash per minute collected! With the needles it comes out to 14 needles per volunteer or 6 needles collected per minute! These folks that made it out last Saturday were absolutely AMAZING! Thank you so much! Thank you STIL for all the great prizes given out at the cleanup. EVERYONE was a winner! Thank you Eureka Police Department CSET Team for clearing paths to all the garbage. It made it a lot easier to collect. Thank you MOD Pizza for giving everyone coupons for Pizzas. Thank you ECO Eureka for co-hosting this event with us! We couldn’t get these results without everyone’s efforts.

See you this Saturday at Samoa Beach – Power Poles (first parking lot on the right when heading out to Samoa Beach)

Cleanup Details:

  • Volunteers: 41
  • Weight: 6200 lbs (3.1 TONS)  –  548 needles ,  4 tires, 6 big screen tv’s, 4 mattresses, 1 pair of downhill skis, 12 pallets, and more! 
  • Time: 90 minutes
  • Collaborators & Sponsors: Eco Eureka, STIL, MOD Pizza, City of Eureka, & EPD CSET Team.

This weeks raffle winners: EVERYONE left with a gift from STIL and a gift card for MOD Pizza!

Box of prizes donated by STIL! Thank you STIL! Support the companies that support our community!

STIL gave our Gift Cards to everyone that showed up!

MOD Pizza gave out discount coupons to everyone that showed up!

Most needles ever picked up at a PacOut Green Team Cleanup! 548 needles!!

BEFORE / AFTER PHOTOS

BEFORE

AFTER

What 6200 lbs of trash looks like:

BIG thank you to this weeks cleanup collaborators and sponsors:

city of eureka

STIL Humboldt

MOD Pizza PacOut Green Team

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Cleanup Pics: