Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Friday 10/22/2021


Parc du Héron, Rue Carpeaux, 59650, Villeneuve-d'Ascq, Nord, Hauts-de-France, FRA


Top 10 of collected items


96Food packaging

74Tobacco products with filters

62Glass bottles

43Confectionery packets and wrappers

35Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

20Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

20Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

18Bottle caps

15Plastic cups


Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 44
Length of beach/bank cleaned + de 1000m
Please specify 3km
Number of bags filled 16
Do you visit this place often? Non
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)? 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 Non
- Near a town Oui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...) Autres
Please specify rien
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non


Tobacco products with filters74
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl35
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl20
Plastic bottle caps11
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)96
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)5
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)43
Lollipop sticks8
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm6
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm20
Plastic cups, including lid15
Inflatable balloons1
Glass bottles62
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces7
Bottle caps18
Pieces of iron or scrap iron11
Clothes, tea towels3
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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