Recollida residus privada Escoles Betlem

Organized by Elia Planas Gabriel

Date & hour

Friday 02/18/2022


Carretera N-II, 08330, Premià de Mar, Barcelona, Cataluña, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

220Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

120Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

100Wet wipes

60Tobacco products with filters

50Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl


35Glass bottles

30Clothes, tea towels

20Sanitary waste: Tampons

20Plastic bottle caps


Type of collectionA pie (playa/orilla)
Number of participants30
Number of schoolchildren25
Length of beach/bank cleaned100 - 200m
Number of bags filled25
Do you visit this place often?No
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?No
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?No
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?
Please specifyTubos de hierro y un videt
Have you observed on the beache or on the riverbanks some industrial plastic pellets* also called mermaid tears?
What were the colours of the industrial plastic pellets that you observed?Transparentes, Blancos
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)?No
Avez-vous observé dans les laisses de mer des quantités importantes de granulés plastiques industriels ?
Could you estimate the quantity of pellets observed over 1 metre?10 - 100
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 specifyRiera de Premià de Mar y premia de Dalt
- 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, Actividades náuticas
Please specifyPesca particular con caña y pesca con embarcaciones
Please specifyEmbarcaciones de recreo
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?No


Tobacco products with filters60
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm120
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm220
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)15
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags14
Sandals / shoes5
Picnic dishes: cutlery4
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)100
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators20
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs15
Sanitary: Mask2
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.20
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes15
Lollipop sticks5
Cigarette lighters2
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl50
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)6
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl10
Plastic bottle caps20
Bottle caps10
Pieces of iron or scrap iron5
Clothes, tea towels30
Glass bottles35
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces18
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up