The following figures have been calculated based on 261 report forms
filled-in during 2022.

20,832

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

6,991

Volunteers

261

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 261 cleanups: 161974 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

43157
Cigarette Butts

11829
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

10860
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

9418
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

8851
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

8840
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

7736
Foam fragments larger than a dime

5152
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

4608
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

4091
Plastic Straws

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

43,157
Cigarette Butts

4,608
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

2,295
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

4,091
Plastic Straws

1,320
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

1,698
Plastic Cups

713
Foam Cups

594
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

2,795
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

8,840
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

588
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

496
Disinfectant wipes

369
Latex Gloves

295
Single-Use Mask with Filter

118
Reusable Cloth Mask

106
Reusable Gloves

1,166
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

7,736
Foam fragments larger than a dime

10,860
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

11,829
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

8,851
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

1,168
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

90
6-Pack Holders

1,717
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

9,418
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

231
Juice Boxes

202
Plates (foam)

145
Plates (plastic)

587
Plastic Stirrers

807
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

319
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

1,526
Plastic Cigar Tips

648
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

181
Vape Cartridges

29
Single-use weed containers

PERSONAL CARE

92
Diapers

109
Syringes

267
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

113
Toothbrushes

505
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

112
Bait Bags/Containers

60
Buoys/Floats

253
Large foam pieces

5,152
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

133
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

55
Light Sticks

103
Nets

66
Pots and Traps

867
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

295
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

35
Foam Coolers

433
Shotgun wads

2,191
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

392
Zip Ties

324
Dog poop bags

961
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

566
Paper Bags

169
Paper Cigarette Boxes

259
Paper Cups

2,113
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

1,415
Paper Napkins

132
Paper Plates

258
Paper Straws

199
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

477
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

221
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

479
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

2,046
Metal Bottle Caps

2,784
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

381
Cans (other metal)

904
Metal Fragments

547
Other Metal Items

GLASS

1,533
Glass Bottles (beverage)

3,982
Glass Fragments

108
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

87
Condoms

24
Tires

264
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

87
Fireworks

34
Tarps

794
Other Items