The following figures have been calculated based on 236 report forms
filled-in during 2020.

40,319

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

5,022

Volunteers

236

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 236 cleanups: 216299 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

41269
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

41017
Cigarette Butts

32654
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

16337
Foam fragments larger than a dime

15152
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

9922
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

7700
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

3687
Glass Fragments

3465
Plastic Straws

2995
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

41,017
Cigarette Butts

2,995
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

2,074
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

3,465
Plastic Straws

1,285
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

1,320
Plastic Cups

1,044
Foam Cups

550
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

1,628
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

9,922
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

429
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

99
Disinfectant wipes

79
Latex Gloves

38
Single-Use Mask with Filter

33
Reusable Cloth Mask

14
Reusable Gloves

60
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

16,337
Foam fragments larger than a dime

15,152
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

32,654
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

41,269
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

708
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

88
6-Pack Holders

1,473
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

7,700
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

114
Juice Boxes

169
Plates (foam)

66
Plates (plastic)

505
Plastic Stirrers

569
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

370
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

1,201
Plastic Cigar Tips

649
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

PERSONAL CARE

64
Diapers

98
Syringes

213
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

200
Toothbrushes

235
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

76
Bait Bags/Containers

470
Buoys/Floats

797
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

135
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

68
Light Sticks

625
Nets

603
Pots and Traps

847
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

743
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

68
Foam Coolers

1,649
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

469
Zip Ties

2,535
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

401
Paper Bags

202
Paper Cigarette Boxes

425
Paper Cups

2,604
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

1,494
Paper Napkins

173
Paper Plates

81
Paper Straws

171
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

292
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

125
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

605
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

2,274
Metal Bottle Caps

2,431
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

291
Cans (other metal)

895
Metal Fragments

419
Other Metal Items

GLASS

1,942
Glass Bottles (beverage)

3,687
Glass Fragments

144
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

148
Condoms

92
Tires

327
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

833
Fireworks

32
Tarps

1,240
Other Items