The following figures have been calculated based on 181 report forms
filled-in during 2020.

39,545

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

4,737

Volunteers

181

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 181 cleanups: 187801 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

39948
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

31563
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

23860
Cigarette Butts

15710
Foam fragments larger than a dime

14453
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

9164
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

6969
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

3354
Glass Fragments

3058
Plastic Straws

2610
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

23,860
Cigarette Butts

2,610
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

1,860
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

3,058
Plastic Straws

1,130
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

1,188
Plastic Cups

986
Foam Cups

508
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

1,408
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

9,164
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

330
Balloons

FRAGMENTS

15,710
Foam fragments larger than a dime

14,453
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

31,563
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

39,948
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

280
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

86
6-Pack Holders

1,314
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

6,969
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

106
Juice Boxes

152
Plates (foam)

54
Plates (plastic)

430
Plastic Stirrers

497
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

335
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

1,078
Plastic Cigar Tips

565
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

PERSONAL CARE

60
Diapers

90
Syringes

188
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

198
Toothbrushes

203
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

72
Bait Bags/Containers

461
Buoys/Floats

741
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

118
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

66
Light Sticks

624
Nets

602
Pots and Traps

810
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

719
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

62
Foam Coolers

1,262
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

416
Zip Ties

2,189
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

384
Paper Bags

186
Paper Cigarette Boxes

406
Paper Cups

2,212
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

1,284
Paper Napkins

160
Paper Plates

78
Paper Straws

143
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

280
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

104
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

518
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

2,073
Metal Bottle Caps

2,231
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

280
Cans (other metal)

835
Metal Fragments

369
Other Metal Items

GLASS

1,811
Glass Bottles (beverage)

3,354
Glass Fragments

91
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

138
Condoms

92
Tires

298
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

731
Fireworks

31
Tarps

1,189
Other Items