Déchet'ne toi pour ta planète !

Organized by Charlotte Heurtevent

Date & hour

Sunday 10/17/2021


Passerelle d'Ovalie, 19100, Brive-la-Gaillarde, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

536Tobacco products with filters

74Confectionery packets and wrappers

63Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm


57Plastic bottle caps

56Plastic bags and pieces

40Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

30Food packaging

24Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

22Glass pieces / ceramic pieces


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants14
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify7km
Number of bags filled8
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:130
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?Nsp
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Non
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?Oui
Please specify1 Panneau de signalisation
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 areaOui
- Near a townOui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Autres
Please specifyRAS
Please specifyPas d'activité particulière
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.J'ai beaucoup aimé le kit et la facilité d'organisation et de gestion de l'évènement ! Tout le monde était très content. Merci ! ;)


Tobacco products with filters536
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl18
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl24
Plastic bottle caps57
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)30
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)2
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags56
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)74
Lollipop sticks15
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials2
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs40
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators1
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)0
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm6
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm63
Plastic cups, including lid18
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.0
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes0
Shotgun cartridges0
Inflatable balloons0
Cigarette lighters1
Sandals / shoes0
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)0
Glass bottles15
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces22
Bottle caps18
Pieces of iron or scrap iron11
Clothes, tea towels2
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up