Recogida Haufe

Organized by Surfrider Foundation Europe Delegación España

Date & hour

Wednesday 06/08/2022


Platja de Sant Miquel, 08039, La Barceloneta, Barcelona, Cataluña, ESP


Top 10 of collected items

1 000Tobacco products with filters

38Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs


29Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

16Plastic cups

16Plastic bottle caps

14Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl

7Sanitary waste: Tampons

6Lollipop sticks

6Clothes, tea towels


Type of collectionA pie (playa/orilla)
Number of participants12
Number of schoolchildren2
Length of beach/bank cleaned100 - 200m
Number of bags filled10
Do you visit this place often?No
To your knowledge, is there normally a large amount of litter in this area?No
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?No lo sé
Have you noticed an excessive amount of other types of litter?No
Did you find any large or unusual waste (cars, telephone boxes, fridges)?No
Have you observed on the beache or on the riverbanks some industrial plastic pellets* also called mermaid tears?No
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.)?No
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaNo
- Near a tourist area
- Near a town
- Near a major shipping area
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Actividades portuarias, Actividades náuticas
Please specifypuerto de Barcelona cerca
Please specifyvela, surf, submarinismo, natacion, paddle-surf, ...
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?No


Tobacco products with filters1000
Sandals / shoes3
Picnic dishes: cutlery4
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)2
Plastic cups, including lid16
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators7
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs38
Sanitary: Mask4
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.2
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes2
Lollipop sticks6
Cigarette lighters1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl14
Plastic bottle caps16
Clothes, tea towels6
Glass bottles3
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces29
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up