JSE Epopée gestion

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Tuesday 05/31/2022


Rue Louis Mehu, 29120, Plomeur, Finistère, Bretagne, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

724Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

538Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

176Plastic bags and pieces

93Plastic bottle caps

50Food packaging

19Lollipop sticks

15Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

9Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

8Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

7Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants25
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled3
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 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 nautiques
Please specifySpot de Surf
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters4
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl8
Plastic bottle caps93
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)50
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags176
Lollipop sticks19
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs7
Sanitary: Mask3
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm15
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm538
Plastic cups, including lid1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.724
Shotgun cartridges5
Cigarette lighters1
Glass bottles1
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces9
Bottle caps1
Pieces of iron or scrap iron3
Clothes, tea towels5
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up