Ensemble rendons la plage plus propre

Organized by Xavier Delaval

Date & hour

Tuesday 03/29/2022


3-3 Promenade André Duroméa, 76600, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime, Normandie, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

125Plastic bags and pieces

60Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

35Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

31Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

25Plastic bottle caps

24Bottle caps

22Food packaging

19Sanitary: Mask

19Plastic cups

16Confectionery packets and wrappers


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants2
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled4
Do you visit this place often?Oui
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?Oui
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?Oui
Please specifymorceaux de caoutchouc, meauceaux de tuyaux en plastique
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 portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifypêche en bateau, pêche à la ligne
Please specifyport de contener, port de petrol
Please specifyvisite du port, jet ski, port de plaisance
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters9
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl3
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl1
Plastic bottle caps25
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)22
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)15
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags125
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)16
Lollipop sticks9
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials3
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs0
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators0
Sanitary: Mask19
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)6
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm60
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm35
Plastic cups, including lid19
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery0
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.15
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes3
Shotgun cartridges0
Inflatable balloons1
Cigarette lighters3
Sandals / shoes5
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)0
Glass bottles5
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces31
Bottle caps24
Pieces of iron or scrap iron14
Clothes, tea towels3
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up