JSE Capgemini (événement privé)

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Thursday 12/02/2021


Plage de la Salie, 33260, La Teste-de-Buch, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

2 135Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

198Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

180Plastic bottle caps

53Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

49Tobacco products with filters

41Shotgun cartridges

32Lollipop sticks

17Clothes, tea towels

13Plastic bags and pieces

9Shellfish aquaculture


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants27
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify2000
Number of bags filled3
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:40
Do you visit this place often?Non
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?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?Oui
Have you observed on the top of the beach some big densities of industrial plastic pellets (sign of an ancient accumulation linked to spring tides)?Oui
Could you estimate the quantity of pellets observed over 1 metre?+ 100
Avez-vous observé dans les laisses de mer des quantités importantes de granulés plastiques industriels ?Non
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed?Transparent, Blanc
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 seaOui
Please specifySalie
- Near a major shipping areaNsp
- Near a tourist areaNsp
- Near a townNsp
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Autres
Please specifyIndus
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Tobacco products with filters49
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl4
Plastic bottle caps180
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)6
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags13
Lollipop sticks32
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs198
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators5
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)6
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm7
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm2135
Picnic dishes: cutlery3
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.53
Shotgun cartridges41
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)9
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces2
Pieces of iron or scrap iron2
Clothes, tea towels17
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up