BRO'CLEAN Collecte

Organized by Elliot Delabarre

Date & hour

Tuesday 07/25/2023


Avenue Prince de Galles, 64210, Bidart, Pyrénées-Atlantiques, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

340Food packaging

140Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

120Plastic bottle caps

90Plastic bags and pieces

70Sanitary waste: Cotton swabs

70Fishing : nets and ropes (Ø < 1cm)

55Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)

50Tobacco products with filters

50Lollipop sticks

50Shotgun cartridges


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants20
Number of schoolchildren0
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify2000
Number of bags filled16
Do you visit this place often?Non
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?Oui
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 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 de pêche
Please specifyAu bord de l’océan
Please specifyRas
Please specifyRas
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters50
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl20
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl45
Plastic bottle caps120
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)340
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)55
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags90
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)20
Lollipop sticks50
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials20
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Cotton swabs70
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators0
Sanitary: Mask0
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)0
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm40
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm140
Plastic cups, including lid15
Picnic dishes: plates0
Picnic dishes: cutlery0
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.70
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes0
Shotgun cartridges50
Inflatable balloons0
Cigarette lighters5
Sandals / shoes0
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)0
Glass bottles15
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces20
Bottle caps10
Pieces of iron or scrap iron5
Clothes, tea towels20
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up