Initiative Océane - Surfrider Paris

Organized by Marine Jourdan

Date & hour

Sunday 03/27/2022


8-8 Place de la Rotonde de la Villette, 75019, 19e Arrondissement, Paris, Île-de-France, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

90 000Tobacco products with filters

2 296Bottle caps

317Food packaging

300Confectionery packets and wrappers

297Plastic bottle caps

255Plastic cups


147Sanitary: Mask

101Cigarette lighters

91Glass bottles


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants250
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled30
Do you visit this place often?Oui
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?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 seaOui
Please specifyCanal Saint Martin
- Near a major shipping areaNon
- Near a tourist areaOui
- Near a townOui
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Activités nautiques
Please specifybateau loisir
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters90000
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl86
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl54
Plastic bottle caps297
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)317
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)300
Lollipop sticks88
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials30
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs10
Sanitary: Mask147
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)9
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm28
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm54
Plastic cups, including lid255
Picnic dishes: cutlery33
Cigarette lighters101
Glass bottles91
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces52
Bottle caps2296
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up