Provence propre 4ème édition - Toulon - Plages du Mourillon

Organized by Chercheurs En Herbe

Date & hour

Saturday 11/06/2021


Promenade Henri Fabre, 83000, Toulon, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

7 500Tobacco products with filters

468Bottle caps

247Glass bottles


164Plastic bottle caps

82Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

59Clothes, tea towels

55Plastic cups

53Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl



Type of collectionAutres (précisez)
Please specifyA pied et en apnée
Number of participants73
Number of schoolchildren18
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled18
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 specifymasque : 43, bonbonne : 7, chaise : 2, stylos : 6 , électronique : 3, bouchon en liège : 9, morceau de bois : 12, pile : 4
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 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 portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifyà la ligne, bateau
Please specifypassage des navires pour la corse
Please specifyclub de voile, de kayak
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Tobacco products with filters7500
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl82
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl53
Plastic bottle caps164
Lollipop sticks42
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials14
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs16
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm37
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm17
Plastic cups, including lid55
Picnic dishes: cutlery2
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.7
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes5
Shotgun cartridges1
Inflatable balloons28
Cigarette lighters10
Sandals / shoes6
Glass bottles247
Bottle caps468
Pieces of iron or scrap iron35
Clothes, tea towels59

Filter medias


People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up