The following figures have been calculated based on 396 report forms
filled-in during 2021.

58,028

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

2,846

Volunteers

396

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 396 cleanups: 165164 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

35869
Cigarette Butts

16742
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

13688
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

12150
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

9623
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

9523
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

8775
Foam fragments larger than a dime

6411
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

4502
Plastic Straws

3145
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

35,869
Cigarette Butts

3,095
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

1,791
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

4,502
Plastic Straws

1,388
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

1,624
Plastic Cups

689
Foam Cups

509
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

3,131
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

9,623
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

1,084
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

758
Disinfectant wipes

452
Latex Gloves

210
Single-Use Mask with Filter

285
Reusable Cloth Mask

73
Reusable Gloves

1,026
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

8,775
Foam fragments larger than a dime

13,688
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

12,150
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

9,523
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

819
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

63
6-Pack Holders

1,339
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

6,411
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

150
Juice Boxes

294
Plates (foam)

97
Plates (plastic)

520
Plastic Stirrers

623
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

303
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

1,234
Plastic Cigar Tips

721
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

112
Vape Cartridges

19
Single-use weed containers

PERSONAL CARE

49
Diapers

57
Syringes

66
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

37
Toothbrushes

249
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

61
Bait Bags/Containers

45
Buoys/Floats

59
Large foam pieces

378
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

189
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

25
Light Sticks

196
Nets

34
Pots and Traps

16,742
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

312
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

23
Foam Coolers

289
Shotgun wads

2,124
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

580
Zip Ties

175
Dog poop bags

1,389
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

584
Paper Bags

206
Paper Cigarette Boxes

243
Paper Cups

3,145
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

2,196
Paper Napkins

152
Paper Plates

211
Paper Straws

425
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

200
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

145
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

894
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

2,285
Metal Bottle Caps

2,261
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

185
Cans (other metal)

957
Metal Fragments

219
Other Metal Items

GLASS

1,106
Glass Bottles (beverage)

2,316
Glass Fragments

40
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

36
Condoms

9
Tires

416
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

152
Fireworks

27
Tarps

725
Other Items