Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Monday 06/20/2022


1-1 Rue Jonas Salk, 69007, 7e Arrondissement, Lyon, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

2 016Tobacco products with filters

234Bottle caps

181Food packaging

97Plastic bottle caps


84Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

80Glass bottles

73Plastic bottles ≤ 0,5 L

68Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

54Confectionery packets and wrappers


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants30
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify3000
Number of bags filled17
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)?Oui
Please specifycarrosserie voiture
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 seaOui
Please specifyle rhône
- Near a major shipping areaOui
- 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 specifykayak
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters2016
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl73
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl43
Plastic bottle caps97
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)181
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)7
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags19
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)54
Lollipop sticks5
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials1
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators18
Sanitary: Mask16
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)9
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm68
Plastic cups, including lid40
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.1
Shotgun cartridges1
Inflatable balloons7
Cigarette lighters17
Sandals / shoes5
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)1
Glass bottles80
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces84
Bottle caps234
Pieces of iron or scrap iron7
Clothes, tea towels7
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up