JSE BPGO Saint-Malo

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Wednesday 06/08/2022


96-96 Boulevard de Rochebonne, 35400, Paramé, Saint-Malo, Ille-et-Vilaine, Bretagne, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

681Tobacco products with filters

202Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

90Food packaging

80Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

40Plastic bottle caps

34Sanitary waste: Tampons

22Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

19Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

17Lollipop sticks

15Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants70
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify2000
Number of bags filled4
Do you visit this place often?Non
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?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.)?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 specifyplage touristique
Please specifyport de saint malo
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters681
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl2
Plastic bottle caps40
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)90
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)2
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags13
Lollipop sticks17
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs15
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators34
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm19
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm22
Picnic dishes: cutlery7
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.80
Sandals / shoes1
Glass bottles2
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces202
Clothes, tea towels2
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up