Limpieza de la Playa de la Malvarrosa

Organized by Cristina Garcia Simón

Date & hour

Saturday 01/29/2022


Calle Otumba 7, 46011, Cabañal-Cañamelar, Valencia, Comunidad Valenciana, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

125Colillas de cigarrillos, filtros incluidos

90Fragmentos de plástico 2,5-50 cm

40Toallitas desechables

16Chapas de bebidas

15Envases de chucherías


15Tapones de botellas

15Pesca: cuerdas, cordeles (Ø < 1cm)

13Botellas de plástico > 0,5 L

13Residuos sanitarios/higiénicos: Tampones


Type of collectionA pie (playa/orilla)
Number of participants17
Number of schoolchildren1
Length of beach/bank cleaned100 - 200m
Number of bags filled8
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:50
Do you visit this place often?
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area?
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?
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?
Please specifyaplicadores de tampones
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?
Please specifyuna maroma de barco de unos 3 metros y 30 kg
Have you observed on the beache or on the riverbanks some industrial plastic pellets* also called mermaid tears?No
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.)?No
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the sea
Please specifypuerto de valencia
- Near a tourist area
- Near a town
- Near a major shipping area
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Actividad de pesca, Zonas de criadero de mariscos, Actividades portuarias, Actividades náuticas, Otros
Please specifyPesca en espigones
Please specifyCriaderos de clochinas
Please specifyPuerto de Valencia, era uno de los espigones que lo delimitan
Please specifyVela, motor
Please specifysurf, paddle surf, remo, vela ligera ....
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?No
Do not hesitate to ask us questions about the wastes you have found or to write us anything that seems useful for the Ocean Initiatives. Feel free, the best ideas never remain stowed in the drawers.Gracias por toda la ayuda ! en total fueron 44,55kg de basura recogida


Colillas de cigarrillos, filtros incluidos125
Fragmentos de plástico de entre 2,5 y 50 cm90
Envases de chucherías (bolsa de patatas, barritas de chocolate, caramelos, envases de papilla)15
Bolsas de plástico y fragmentos de bolsas de plástico7
Sandalias / zapatillas2
Utensilios de picnic: platos5
Utensilios de picnic: cubiertos3
Toallitas desechables (sanitarios, textil)40
Residuos sanitarios/higiénicos: Tampones, aplicadores, compresas y sus embalajes13
Residuos sanitarios: Máscara6
Residuos relacionados con la pesca: redes (incluidos trozos), cuerdas, cordeles, redes y cuerdas entrelazadas15
Residuos relacionados con la pesca: hilos de pescar, anzuelos, cajas de cebo4
Cartuchos de caza1
Palos de chupachups10
Botellas de plástico de bebida de más de 50 cl13
Otras botellas de plástico que no sean de bebidas (champús, productos de limpieza...)5
Tapones de botellas de plástico15
Chapas de bebidas16
Ropa, trapos7
Fragmentos de vidrio7
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up