Acción RSC con Bureau Veritas - Tarragona

Organized by Surfrider Foundation Europe Delegación España

Date & hour

Friday 10/08/2021


Platja Llarga, Carretera Platja Llarga, 43007, Tarragona, Catalunya, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

973Mégots de cigarette

105Déchets sanitaires : Cotons tiges

52Bouchons bouteilles

26Capsules de boisson

15Morceaux de verre

14Sacs plastique et fragments

14Bâtons de sucette

10Pêche : cordes, cordelettes (Ø < 1cm)


8Pêche : lignes, hameçons


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants17
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled10
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?Oui
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Oui
Please specify65 bricks de plastico
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?Oui
Have you observed on the top of the beach some big densities of industrial plastic pellets (sign of an ancient accumulation linked to spring tides)?Oui
Could you estimate the quantity of pellets observed over 1 metre?+ 100
Avez-vous observé dans les laisses de mer des quantités importantes de granulés plastiques industriels ?Non
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed?Transparent, Blanc
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 areaOui
- Near a tourist areaOui
- 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, Activités nautiques
Please specifyocio
Please specifyescuela de vela
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Mégots de cigarette (dont filtres)973
Bouteille plastique (boissons) de moins de 0,5 cl ou de 0,5l1
Bouteille plastique (boissons) de plus de 0,5 l1
Bouchons de bouteille plastique52
Sacs plastique et fragments de sacs plastique14
Papiers de chips, de barres chocolatées, de bonbons (emballage confiserie dont gourdes/compote)8
Bâtons de sucette14
Déchets sanitaires / hygiènes : Cotons tiges105
Déchets sanitaires / hygiènes : Tampons, applicateurs, serviettes hygiénique + emballages1
Lingettes nettoyantes (ménager, hygiène)3
Gobelets en plastique, dont couvercle3
Déchets liés à la pêche: filets (dont morceaux), cordes, cordelettes, filets et cordes entremêlées10
Déchets liés à la pêche : Lignes de pêche/hameçon, boîte d'appats8
Cartouches de chasse0
Ballons de baudruche5
Morceaux de verre / morceaux de céramiques15
Capsules de boisson26
Morceaux de fer, ferraille7
Vêtements, torchons4
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up