World Clean Up day

Organized by EVS BILBOK

Date & hour

Saturday 09/18/2021


Route de Brignoles KM 11, 83149, Bras, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

1 200Tobacco products with filters

125Bottle caps

76Glass bottles

60Pieces of iron or scrap iron


29Plastic bottle caps

23Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

22Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

20Food packaging

20Confectionery packets and wrappers


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants25
Number of schoolchildren6
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled15
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:50
Do you visit this place often?Oui
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area?Non
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?Non
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Non
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 seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaNsp
- Near a tourist areaNsp
- Near a townOui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Activités de pêche
Please specifypêche à la ligne
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non
Do not hesitate to ask us questions about the wastes you have found or to write us anything that seems useful for the Ocean Initiatives. Feel free, the best ideas never remain stowed in the drawers.Pas de quantification des masques de protection? nous on en a trouvé 48!!


Tobacco products with filters1200
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl11
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl23
Plastic bottle caps29
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)20
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags15
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)20
Lollipop sticks11
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials8
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs10
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm22
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm3
Plastic cups, including lid2
Picnic dishes: plates1
Picnic dishes: cutlery0
Cigarette lighters3
Sandals / shoes1
Glass bottles76
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces8
Bottle caps125
Pieces of iron or scrap iron60
Clothes, tea towels14
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up