Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

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Re: Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

Post by Ginjaninja » Sun Dec 31, 2017 6:19 pm

And from the:

Trash Heroes - Khao Takiab chapter....

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Re: Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

Post by Papaya » Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:34 pm

There were only 9 Heroes on parade for the last clean of the year. There was not a lot of rubbish around, and the only managed to collect 3Kg. However, that is still 3Kg less trash on an already clean beach. It is still a good effort - well done guys.
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Post by Papaya » Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:52 am

The Heroes will meet again this week on Sunday 7th January at 4pm. This week's venue is at the end of Huadon Soi 9 (towards the Pattaya Ferry Terminal). The South Takiab Beach is the target for cleaning. All welcome.

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Post by Nereus » Fri Jan 05, 2018 12:20 pm

What a truly great effort by all concerned.

But, what happens to all this trash once it is collected? Does it end up in a land fill, suitable bits recycled, or handed over to the department that should be collecting it in the first place? Is there any central recycling facility that takes it and sorts it out?
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Re: Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

Post by Papaya » Tue Jan 09, 2018 1:34 pm

I'm sorry, but I'm a bit late with Sunday's report.

28 volunteers turned up to help to help clean South Takiab Beach on a beautiful day last Sunday. They managed to clear 70Kg of rubbish from the beach.
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Post by Papaya » Sat Jan 13, 2018 12:22 pm

This week's Trash walk/collection will take place on the Northern Takiab Beach. Meeting point will be by the large standing Buddha tomorrow at 4pm on 14th January.

Everybody is welcome.

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Post by Papaya » Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:38 am

33 Heroes turned up at Khao Takiab Beach (North) yesterday to remove trash. In total, they cleared 120Kg of trash in just one hour. A huge thank you for this community effort - we all owe you.
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Post by buksida » Mon Jan 15, 2018 12:16 pm

Thanks for the updates - contrary to popular belief not everybody uses Farcebook so good to see here.

You guys are lucky in Hua Hin where you have bins and organized refuse collection.
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Post by Papaya » Fri Jan 19, 2018 8:54 pm

The heroes will be meeting at Navypirom, Naebkehardt soi 1, Hua Hin soi 53 at 4pm this Sunday 21st January.

All volunteer heroes are very welcome.

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Post by Papaya » Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:53 am

17 Heroes cleared 120Kg of rubbish off the beach in just 60 minutes last Sunday.
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A fantastic effort guys, thank you.

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Re: Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

Post by Dannie Boy » Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:07 am

What would the beaches be like if it wasn’t for you guys and girls?

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Post by StevePIraq » Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:39 pm

Dannie Boy wrote:
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:07 am
What would the beaches be like if it wasn’t for you guys and girls?
Unfortunately just as dirty as the government, local authority, plus the majority of Thai people do not care
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Re: Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

Post by Papaya » Fri Jan 26, 2018 10:19 pm

The Heroes will be meeting at the Eastern (sea) end of Ao Huadon Soi 9 in Khao Takiap (near the Ferry Port) this Sunday 28th January at 4pm.

All volunteer Heroes are very welcome.

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Re: Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

Post by Papaya » Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:08 am

28 Heroes turned up for a 1 hour walk along the South Takiab beach yesterday. Whilst enjoying the afternoon sunshine, they collected over 140Kg of trash. Well done guys.
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Re: Clean Hua Hin's beaches movement - Trash Hero

Post by Papaya » Fri Feb 02, 2018 3:07 pm

The Heroes will be walking the beach this coming Sunday, 4th Feb at Naebkehardt soi 1 (Navypirom/Hua Hin 53).

The group will meet at 4pm. Please come along, everybody is very welcome.

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