Opération Commune Propre

Organized by Jean-Marie Hervieu

Date & hour

Saturday 05/21/2022


1B Rue Victor Coviaux, 76400, Saint-Léonard, Seine-Maritime, Normandie, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

1 500Tobacco products with filters


200Food packaging

80Plastic bags and pieces

80Sanitary: Mask

70Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

60Confectionery packets and wrappers

40Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

30Glass bottles

25Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants15
Number of schoolchildren4
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify2500
Number of bags filled8
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:100
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?Non
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 seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaNon
- Near a tourist areaNon
- Near a townOui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Autres
Please specifyx
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters1500
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl70
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl40
Plastic bottle caps15
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)200
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)15
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags80
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)60
Lollipop sticks5
Sanitary: Mask80
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)15
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm10
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm25
Plastic cups, including lid10
Picnic dishes: plates5
Picnic dishes: cutlery5
Cigarette lighters2
Glass bottles30
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces20
Bottle caps15
Pieces of iron or scrap iron10
Clothes, tea towels2
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up