Organized by Chercheurs En Herbe

Date & hour

Saturday 04/16/2022


Boulevard de la Marine, D42, 83400, Hyères, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

700Tobacco products with filters

63Plastic bottle caps

50Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

50Food packaging


40Shotgun cartridges

32Lollipop sticks

20Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

20Plastic bags and pieces

18Bottle caps


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants15
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled10
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?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)?Oui
Please specify1 couvercle de poubelle de 650 L
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 specifyle Roubaud
- 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 à la ligne
Please specifyplaisanciers
Please specifyvoilier, kayak, bateau à moteur
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui


Tobacco products with filters700
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl9
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl16
Plastic bottle caps63
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)50
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags20
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)15
Lollipop sticks32
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials2
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs20
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators2
Sanitary: Mask8
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)8
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm10
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm50
Plastic cups, including lid2
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery5
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.8
Shotgun cartridges40
Inflatable balloons4
Cigarette lighters4
Sandals / shoes3
Glass bottles3
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces15
Bottle caps18
Pieces of iron or scrap iron10
Clothes, tea towels5

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People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up