Ramassage déchets sauvages aux Sablettes SOS POSIDONIE

Organized by Chercheurs En Herbe

Date & hour

Wednesday 05/11/2022


Allée Danielle Mitterrand, 83500, La Seyne-sur-Mer, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

700Tobacco products with filters

50Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

41Bottle caps

24Plastic bottle caps

20Food packaging

18Lollipop sticks

15Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm


10Picnic dishes: cutlery

10Confectionery packets and wrappers


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants15
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled6
Do you visit this place often?Oui
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?Nsp
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 portuaires, Activités nautiques
Please specifypêche à la ligne
Please specify0
Please specifyplaisanciers
Please specifyvoilier, kayak, bateau à moteur
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters700
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl5
Plastic bottle caps24
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)20
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags5
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)10
Lollipop sticks18
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators3
Sanitary: Mask9
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm15
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm50
Plastic cups, including lid5
Picnic dishes: cutlery10
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.5
Shotgun cartridges1
Inflatable balloons5
Cigarette lighters1
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces5
Bottle caps41
Pieces of iron or scrap iron5
Clothes, tea towels5
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up