Nettoyage de printemps

Organized by denis gode

Date & hour

Sunday 03/27/2022


Plage de Padulone, Lieu-dit Padulone, 20270, Aléria, Corse, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

120Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

120Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

109Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

80Glass bottles

50Shellfish aquaculture

45Shotgun cartridges

42Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl


25Plastic bags and pieces

22Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants62
Number of schoolchildren21
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify4500 m
Number of bags filled18
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:100
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?Oui
Please specifymatelas oreillers
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?Oui
Please specifymicro onde et chassis de voiture
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 specifyembouchure et étang
- 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,...)Zone de conchyliculture
Please specify0
Please specifymoules huitres
Please specify0
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Tobacco products with filters15
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl22
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl42
Plastic bottle caps12
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)15
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)6
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags25
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)4
Lollipop sticks15
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs109
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators4
Sanitary: Mask8
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)19
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm120
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm120
Plastic cups, including lid6
Picnic dishes: plates8
Picnic dishes: cutlery8
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.15
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes8
Shotgun cartridges45
Cigarette lighters5
Sandals / shoes6
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)50
Glass bottles80
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces10
Bottle caps15
Pieces of iron or scrap iron20
Clothes, tea towels8

Filter medias



People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up