The following figures have been calculated based on 705 report forms
filled in in during 2019.

248,444

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

36,197

Volunteers

705

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 705 cleanups: 297796 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

67381
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

49091
Cigarette Butts

41258
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

23764
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

19022
Foam fragments larger than a dime

18926
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

15562
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

9491
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

8572
Plastic Straws

7436
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

49,091
Cigarette Butts

9,491
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

7,436
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

8,572
Plastic Straws

1,054
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

568
Plastic Cups

324
Foam Cups

427
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

952
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

5,190
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

1,344
Balloons

FRAGMENTS

19,022
Foam fragments larger than a dime

23,764
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

41,258
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

67,381
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

122
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

168
6-Pack Holders

1,123
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

18,926
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

27
Juice Boxes

109
Plates (foam)

131
Plates (plastic)

61
Plastic Stirrers

559
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

139
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

356
Plastic Cigar Tips

168
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

PERSONAL CARE

42
Diapers

182
Syringes

91
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

75
Toothbrushes

45
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

75
Bait Bags/Containers

600
Buoys/Floats

855
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

80
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

18
Light Sticks

734
Nets

841
Pots and Traps

15,562
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

181
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

16
Foam Coolers

380
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

43
Zip Ties

2,257
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

269
Paper Bags

102
Paper Cigarette Boxes

270
Paper Cups

1,191
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

289
Paper Napkins

86
Paper Plates

22
Paper Straws

167
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

158
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

35
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

1,052
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

1,111
Metal Bottle Caps

4,230
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

44
Cans (other metal)

163
Metal Fragments

527
Other Metal Items

GLASS

3,655
Glass Bottles (beverage)

3,380
Glass Fragments

205
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

75
Condoms

91
Tires

87
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

63
Fireworks

39
Tarps

622
Other Items