Organized by Elise RENARD

Date & hour

Wednesday 10/27/2021


Avenue Pierre Mendès France, 13008, 8e Arrondissement, Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

707Tobacco products with filters

239Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

131Confectionery packets and wrappers

82Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

30Lollipop sticks

26Food packaging

26Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

24Glass bottles

18Pieces of iron or scrap iron



Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 10
Number of schoolchildren 0
Length of beach/bank cleaned De 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled 5
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? 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 Oui
Please specify Huveaune
- Near a major shipping area Non
- 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 nautiques
Please specify kayak
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non


Tobacco products with filters707
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl12
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl4
Plastic bottle caps2
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)26
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags8
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)131
Lollipop sticks30
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials7
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators1
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm26
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm82
Plastic cups, including lid7
Picnic dishes: plates1
Picnic dishes: cutlery10
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes4
Shotgun cartridges1
Cigarette lighters1
Sandals / shoes2
Glass bottles24
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces239
Bottle caps12
Pieces of iron or scrap iron18
Clothes, tea towels3
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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