The following figures have been calculated based on 99 report forms
filled-in during 2021.

1,788

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

529

Volunteers

99

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 99 cleanups: 26141 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

5750
Cigarette Butts

2167
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

1976
Foam fragments larger than a dime

1765
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

1750
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

1314
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

1291
Plastic Straws

1276
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

794
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

567
Glass Fragments

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

5,750
Cigarette Butts

516
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

217
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

1,291
Plastic Straws

191
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

248
Plastic Cups

159
Foam Cups

155
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

370
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

1,314
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

62
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

126
Disinfectant wipes

50
Latex Gloves

31
Single-Use Mask with Filter

48
Reusable Cloth Mask

8
Reusable Gloves

146
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

1,976
Foam fragments larger than a dime

1,750
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

2,167
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

1,276
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

477
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

2
6-Pack Holders

235
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

1,765
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

22
Juice Boxes

46
Plates (foam)

29
Plates (plastic)

119
Plastic Stirrers

112
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

41
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

172
Plastic Cigar Tips

153
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

11
Vape Cartridges

PERSONAL CARE

5
Diapers

9
Syringes

9
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

6
Toothbrushes

45
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

13
Bait Bags/Containers

6
Buoys/Floats

1
Large foam pieces

88
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

66
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

7
Light Sticks

5
Nets

6
Pots and Traps

72
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

41
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

1
Foam Coolers

4
Shotgun wads

378
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

70
Zip Ties

8
Dog poop bags

463
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

70
Paper Bags

24
Paper Cigarette Boxes

18
Paper Cups

794
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

328
Paper Napkins

61
Paper Plates

67
Paper Straws

77
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

66
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

15
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

127
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

296
Metal Bottle Caps

429
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

35
Cans (other metal)

278
Metal Fragments

19
Other Metal Items

GLASS

206
Glass Bottles (beverage)

567
Glass Fragments

5
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

7
Condoms

48
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

89
Fireworks

10
Tarps

167
Other Items