The following figures have been calculated based on 200 report forms
filled-in during 2020.

39,987

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

4,838

Volunteers

200

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 200 cleanups: 199420 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

40863
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

31998
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

30978
Cigarette Butts

15841
Foam fragments larger than a dime

14665
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

9402
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

7206
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

3438
Glass Fragments

3242
Plastic Straws

2691
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

30,978
Cigarette Butts

2,691
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

1,969
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

3,242
Plastic Straws

1,190
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

1,247
Plastic Cups

996
Foam Cups

526
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

1,491
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

9,402
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

377
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

34
Disinfectant wipes

17
Latex Gloves

28
Single-Use Mask with Filter

19
Reusable Cloth Mask

14
Reusable Gloves

25
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

15,841
Foam fragments larger than a dime

14,665
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

31,998
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

40,863
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

680
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

86
6-Pack Holders

1,387
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

7,206
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

109
Juice Boxes

163
Plates (foam)

56
Plates (plastic)

488
Plastic Stirrers

544
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

346
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

1,160
Plastic Cigar Tips

625
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

PERSONAL CARE

61
Diapers

93
Syringes

207
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

200
Toothbrushes

227
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

74
Bait Bags/Containers

461
Buoys/Floats

754
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

122
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

67
Light Sticks

624
Nets

602
Pots and Traps

814
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

734
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

64
Foam Coolers

1,348
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

449
Zip Ties

2,300
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

391
Paper Bags

200
Paper Cigarette Boxes

408
Paper Cups

2,252
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

1,345
Paper Napkins

160
Paper Plates

78
Paper Straws

161
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

285
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

115
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

524
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

2,136
Metal Bottle Caps

2,272
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

286
Cans (other metal)

860
Metal Fragments

382
Other Metal Items

GLASS

1,831
Glass Bottles (beverage)

3,438
Glass Fragments

104
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

141
Condoms

92
Tires

324
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

751
Fireworks

31
Tarps

1,189
Other Items