The following figures have been calculated based on 55 report forms
filled-in during 2024.

4,585

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

902

Volunteers

55

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 55 cleanups: 31063 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

5806
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

3898
Cigarette Butts

3268
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

3090
Foam fragments larger than a dime

2569
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

1515
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

1136
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

720
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

649
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

634
Plastic Straws

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

3,898
Cigarette Butts

388
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

241
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

634
Plastic Straws

156
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

308
Plastic Cups

183
Foam Cups

129
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

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

1,515
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

35
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

103
Disinfectant wipes

68
Latex Gloves

24
Single-Use Mask with Filter

17
Reusable Cloth Mask

30
Reusable Gloves

48
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

3,090
Foam fragments larger than a dime

5,806
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

2,569
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

3,268
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

649
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

23
6-Pack Holders

322
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

1,136
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

32
Juice Boxes

35
Plates (foam)

29
Plates (plastic)

146
Plastic Stirrers

70
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

39
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

305
Plastic Cigar Tips

91
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

33
Vape Cartridges

26
Single-use weed containers

PERSONAL CARE

2
Diapers

21
Syringes

16
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

2
Toothbrushes

77
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

19
Bait Bags/Containers

6
Buoys/Floats

145
Large foam pieces

72
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

26
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

6
Light Sticks

21
Nets

6
Pots and Traps

121
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

25
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

5
Foam Coolers

5
Shotgun wads

411
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

142
Zip Ties

86
Dog poop bags

384
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

95
Paper Bags

32
Paper Cigarette Boxes

141
Paper Cups

720
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

366
Paper Napkins

31
Paper Plates

107
Paper Straws

57
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

114
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

70
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

95
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

244
Metal Bottle Caps

289
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

89
Cans (other metal)

194
Metal Fragments

51
Other Metal Items

GLASS

146
Glass Bottles (beverage)

416
Glass Fragments

13
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

12
Condoms

8
Tires

91
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

23
Fireworks

6
Tarps

201
Other Items