Grande collecte de déchets à Labenne !

Organized by Côte Basque Antenne

Date & hour

Saturday 03/26/2022


Plage de Labenne, Rond-Point de l'Europe, 40530, Labenne-Océan, Labenne, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

7 078Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

4 294Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

2 256Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

1 006Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

904Plastic bottle caps

710Food packaging

688Plastic bags and pieces

408Confectionery packets and wrappers

356Tobacco products with filters

248Medical waste : packaging / tubes


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants700
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify4000m
Number of bags filled70
Do you visit this place often?Non
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?Oui
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 areaOui
- 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 de pêche, Activités nautiques
Please specifypêche
Please specifysurf
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Tobacco products with filters356
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl119
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl180
Plastic bottle caps904
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)710
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)237
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags688
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)408
Lollipop sticks36
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials248
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs48
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators23
Sanitary: Mask12
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)8
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm4294
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm7078
Plastic cups, including lid75
Picnic dishes: plates1
Picnic dishes: cutlery4
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.2256
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes5
Shotgun cartridges78
Inflatable balloons4
Cigarette lighters33
Sandals / shoes26
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)25
Glass bottles112
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces1006
Bottle caps24
Pieces of iron or scrap iron241
Clothes, tea towels51

Filter medias




People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up