Act! Biotherm Trouville 8 juin

Organized by Laura Gauvrit

Date & hour

Friday 06/09/2023


Plage de Trouville-sur-Mer, Promenade des Planches, 14360, Trouville-sur-Mer, Calvados, Normandie, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

470Tobacco products with filters

230Pieces of plastic 2,5-50 cm

135Confectionery packets and wrappers

95Glass pieces / ceramic pieces

54Plastic bags and pieces

30Lollipop sticks

30Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

25Plastic bottle caps

23Wet wipes

20Picnic dishes: cutlery


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants22
Length of beach/bank cleaned+ de 1000m
Please specify1000
Number of bags filled4
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?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 seaOui
Please specifyLa touques
- 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 de pêche, Activités portuaires
Please specifypêche
Please specifyport
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters470
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl2
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl1
Plastic bottle caps25
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)7
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags54
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)135
Lollipop sticks30
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials5
Sanitary / hygienic waste: Tampons and applicators12
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)23
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm30
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm230
Plastic cups, including lid7
Picnic dishes: cutlery20
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.3
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes4
Inflatable balloons1
Glass bottles8
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces95
Bottle caps12
Pieces of iron or scrap iron5
Clothes, tea towels10
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up