ramassage de déchet autour de l'IME Plabennec

Organized by Laurent Duval

Date & hour

Friday 03/17/2023


Impasse de Kerveguen, 29860, Plabennec, Finistère, Bretagne, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

94Tobacco products with filters

86Food packaging

80Confectionery packets and wrappers

32Bottle caps

30Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

21Plastic bags and pieces

12Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

10Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

10Sanitary waste: Tampons



Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants20
Number of schoolchildren15
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 500 à 1000m
Number of bags filled4
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?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 areaNon
- 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,...)Autres
Please specifypas d'activité maritime
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters94
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl1
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl3
Plastic bottle caps8
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)86
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags21
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)80
Lollipop sticks8
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials3
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs10
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators10
Sanitary: Mask6
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)0
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm1
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm12
Plastic cups, including lid0
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery0
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.0
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes0
Shotgun cartridges0
Inflatable balloons3
Cigarette lighters0
Sandals / shoes0
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)0
Glass bottles9
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces30
Bottle caps32
Pieces of iron or scrap iron2
Clothes, tea towels5
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up