Organized by LOIC LE MOAL

Date & hour

Friday 10/22/2021


Lieu-dit La Guimorais, 35350, Saint-Coulomb, Ille-et-Vilaine, Bretagne, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

114Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

75Plastic bags and pieces

45Confectionery packets and wrappers

42Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

28Tobacco products with filters

27Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

23Lollipop sticks

17Sanitary waste: Tampons

16Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

14Plastic bottle caps


Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 35
Number of schoolchildren 0
Length of beach/bank cleaned + de 1000m
Please specify 12000m (plage + GR)
Number of bags filled 4
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 sea Non
- Near a major shipping area Non
- Near a tourist area Oui
- Near a town Non
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 Pêche casiers
Please specify Loisirs (voile et pêche loisir)
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. Lié au COVID, nous avons trouvé des masques. Fautes d'indications claires, nous les avons classés dans les déchets sanitaires/hygiènes


Tobacco products with filters28
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl6
Plastic bottle caps14
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)4
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)0
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags75
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)45
Lollipop sticks23
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials0
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators17
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)12
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm42
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm114
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.16
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes3
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)1
Glass bottles10
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces27
Bottle caps14
Pieces of iron or scrap iron13
Clothes, tea towels8
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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