Les Amis de la Nature organisent une collecte de déchets

Organized by Jean François GRANDSART

Date & hour

Saturday 07/01/2023


12-12 Chemin de la Vallée Mouraud, 44770, Préfailles, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, FRA


Top 10 of collected items

500Tobacco products with filters

207Pieces of polystyrene 2,5-50 cm

53Confectionery packets and wrappers

52Food packaging


43Bottle caps

41Plastic bags and pieces

28Glass bottles

25Medical waste : packaging / tubes

20Glass pieces / ceramic pieces


Type of collectionA pied (plage/berges)
Number of participants30
Length of beach/bank cleanedDe 200 à 500m
Number of bags filled5
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?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?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 townNon
You can specify the type of marine activities located on-site (fishing activities, shellfish aquaculture, nautical activities, sailing, port activities,...)Autres
Please specifycamping
During the course of your Ocean Initiative, did you find and collect biocarriers?Non


Tobacco products with filters500
Plastic bottles (drinks) under 50 cl or = to 50 cl11
Plastic bottles (drinks) over 50 cl8
Plastic bottle caps8
Food packaging (tubs, sandwich wrappers, yoghurt containers, fast food wrappers)52
Plastic bottles except beverages (cleaning products, beauty products)1
Plastic bags and pieces of plastic bags41
Confectionery packets and wrappers (crisp packets, chocolate bars, sweets, fruit purée pouches)53
Lollipop sticks3
Medical waste plastic: Medicine packaging / tubes / vials25
Sanitary: Mask4
Wet wipes (sanitary, textile)4
Pieces of polystyrene between 2.5 and 50 cm207
Pieces of plastic between 2.5 and 50 cm2
Plastic cups, including lid6
Waste fishing gear: nets (including pieces of net), ropes, string, tangled nets and ropes.2
Waste fishing gear: fishing lines, hooks, bait boxes11
Shotgun cartridges2
Inflatable balloons1
Cigarette lighters2
Shellfish aquaculture-related litter (container, shellfish pot, plastic shellfish «sweep» film, etc.)2
Glass bottles28
Glass pieces / ceramic pieces20
Bottle caps43
Pieces of iron or scrap iron6
Clothes, tea towels16
People sensitised
Bags collected
Butts Picked Up