Limpieza de Playa Barceloneta

Organized by Maria López Modesto

Date & hour

Thursday 08/05/2021

Location

Platja de Sant Miquel 11-11, 08003, La Barceloneta, Barcelona, Catalunya, ESP

Results

Details

Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 20
Length of beach/bank cleaned De 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled 15
Do you visit this place often? Oui
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area? Oui
In your opinion, has the beach been cleaned (presence of beach cleaning machine tracks or beach cleaned regularly) over the two weeks preceding the clean-up? Oui
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter? Oui
Please specify Latas 76
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)? Non
Have you observed on the beache or on the riverbanks some industrial plastic pellets* also called mermaid tears? Non
Are you aware of any event in the area that could cause a higher presence of litter (community or private parties, unusual weather conditions, beach parties, etc.)? Non
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the sea Non
- Near a major shipping area Oui
- Near a tourist area Oui
- Near a town Oui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...) Activités de pêche, Activités nautiques
Please specify Pesca deportiva
Please specify Motos de agua
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non

Litter

Tobacco products with filters3000
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl59
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl30
Plastic bottle caps177
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)10
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)6
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials1
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators2
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm20
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm20
Plastic cups, including lid61
Picnic dishes: plates5
Picnic dishes: cutlery4
Straws143
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.1
Toys8
Inflatable balloons3
Cigarette lighters1
Glass bottles10
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces7
Clothes, tea towels15
0
People sensitised
0
Bags collected
0
Butts Picked Up
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