JSE BPGO Sables d'Olonne

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Wednesday 06/08/2022


85180, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

488Fragments de plastique 2,5-50 cm

400Mégots de cigarette

151Pêche : cordes, cordelettes (Ø < 1cm)

43Emballages alimentaires

41Déchets sanitaires : tampons

22Vêtements, torchons

21Bouchons bouteilles

20Fragments de polystyrène 2,5-50 cm

19Bouteilles ≤ 0,5 L

18Morceaux de verre


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants36
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled5
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 areaNon
- Near a tourist areaNon
- 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 specifySurf, kite,...
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Mégots de cigarette (dont filtres)400
Bouteille plastique (boissons) de moins de 0,5 cl ou de 0,5l19
Bouchons de bouteille plastique21
Emballages alimentaire (barquette, emballages sandwich, pot de yaourt, emballages fast food)43
Sacs plastique et fragments de sacs plastique8
Déchets sanitaires / hygiènes : Cotons tiges6
Déchets sanitaires / hygiènes : Tampons, applicateurs, serviettes hygiénique + emballages41
Morceaux de polystyrène entre 2,5 et 50 cm20
Morceaux de plastique entre 2,5 et 50 cm488
Gobelets en plastique, dont couvercle2
Déchets liés à la pêche: filets (dont morceaux), cordes, cordelettes, filets et cordes entremêlées151
Sandales / chaussures2
Morceaux de verre / morceaux de céramiques18
Capsules de boisson5
Morceaux de fer, ferraille4
Vêtements, torchons22
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up