Collecte à Saint-Jouin Plage

Organized by Claire Vandenhaute

Date & hour

Sunday 04/02/2023


Descente du Port, 76280, Saint-Jouin-Bruneval, Seine-Maritime, Normandie, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

3 500Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

800Plastic bags and pieces

750Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

750Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

313Plastic bottle caps

90Confectionery packets and wrappers

50Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

45Shellfish aquaculture

28Shotgun cartridges

22Clothes, tea towels


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants40
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled10
If you used other bags than the ones provided in the Ocean Initiatives, please specify their capacity:50
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?Oui
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.)?Oui
- Near a river, watercourse or outlet that empties out into the seaOui
- Near a major shipping areaOui
- Near a tourist areaOui
- Near a townOui
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Oui
Do not hesitate to ask us questions about the wastes you have found or to write us anything that seems useful for the Ocean Initiatives. Feel free, the best ideas never remain stowed in the drawers.Le tri/comptage est compliqué en cas de vent, avez-vous des astuces pour éviter que les déchets ne s'envolent ? Je n'ai pas réussi à imprimer la liste des participants...


Tobacco products with filters18
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl1
Plastic bottle caps313
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)3
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags800
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)90
Lollipop sticks7
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials2
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators6
Sanitary: Mask1
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm3500
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm750
Plastic cups, including lid9
Picnic dishes: cutlery1
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.750
Shotgun cartridges28
Inflatable balloons1
Cigarette lighters6
Sandals / shoes1
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)45
Glass bottles2
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces50
Bottle caps1
Pieces of iron or scrap iron18
Clothes, tea towels22

Filter medias



People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up