Action Nettoyage de Printemps

Organized by Catherine DEFAUX

Date & hour

Friday 06/10/2022


Plage de Sainte-Asile, Boulevard Saint-Asile, 83430, Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer Pin Rolland, Saint-Mandrier-sur-Mer, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

9 000Tobacco products with filters

125Bottle caps

50Confectionery packets and wrappers

22Glass bottles


12Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

10Pieces of iron or scrap iron

4Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

3Picnic dishes: plates

2Sanitary: Mask


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants35
Number of schoolchildren83
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled5
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.)?Non
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaNon
- Near a major shipping areaNon
- 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 nautiques
Please specifyplongée
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non
Do not hesitate to ask us questions about the wastes you have found or to write us anything that seems useful for the Ocean Initiatives. Feel free, the best ideas never remain stowed in the drawers.1 chapeau de paille, 1 grille BBQ, 1 écuelle pour chien, 1 trousseau de clefs


Tobacco products with filters9000
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl4
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl12
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)50
Sanitary: Mask2
Picnic dishes: plates3
Cigarette lighters1
Glass bottles22
Bottle caps125
Pieces of iron or scrap iron10
Clothes, tea towels2
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up