Initiative Océane: Tour de France Voile "Escale Le Havre" - Zéro Déchets

Organized by Jean-Marie Hervieu

Date & hour

Tuesday 07/06/2021


89 Boulevard Clemenceau, 76600 Le Havre, France


Top 10 of collected items

3 400Tobacco products with filters

560Food packaging

240Sanitary waste: Tampons


120Bottle caps


100Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

85Lollipop sticks

70Plastic cups



Type of collection A pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants 14
Number of schoolchildren 2
Length of beach/bank cleaned De 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled 4
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity: 100
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? Oui
Please specify 60 masques, 240 lingettes
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 Oui
- 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 de pêche, Activités portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specify Pêche artisanale
Please specify Port du Havre
Please specify Port de plaisance, écoles de voile et événement sportif sur l'eau et à terre
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers? Non


Tobacco products with filters3400
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl30
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl40
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)560
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Lollipop sticks85
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators240
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm100
Plastic cups, including lid70
Inflatable balloons10
Cigarette lighters5
Sandals / shoes1
Bottle caps120
Pieces of iron or scrap iron2
Clothes, tea towels1
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up
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