Plage Sablière Terminus 1


Date & hour

Sunday 04/10/2022


L101, Libreville, Estuaire, GAB


Top 10 of collected items

403Food packaging

306Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

291Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

158Plastic bottle caps

137Sanitary: Mask

134Plastic bags and pieces


116Confectionery packets and wrappers

96Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)

57Picnic dishes: plates


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants14
Number of schoolchildren6
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled52
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?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.)?Oui
- Events linked to human work / installations (work sites, construction…)Non
Events linked to festive activities (community or private festivals, parties on the beach, sporting events…)Oui
Specify whichBars au bord de mer
- Exceptional meteorological events (high tides, floods, storms…)Non
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaOui
Please specifybras de mer
- Near a major shipping areaNsp
- Near a tourist areaNsp
- 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
Please specifypêche artisanale
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters21
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl306
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl291
Plastic bottle caps158
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)403
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)96
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags134
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)116
Lollipop sticks6
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials14
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs3
Sanitary: Mask137
Picnic dishes: plates57
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.2
Cigarette lighters23
Sandals / shoes44
Glass bottles38
Clothes, tea towels14
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up