The following figures have been calculated based on 208 report forms
filled-in during 2021.

3,878

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

1,067

Volunteers

208

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 208 cleanups: 61611 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

15295
Cigarette Butts

4902
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

4093
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

3451
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

3429
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

3176
Foam fragments larger than a dime

2471
Plastic Straws

2424
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

1937
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

1437
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

15,295
Cigarette Butts

1,346
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

753
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

2,471
Plastic Straws

582
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

620
Plastic Cups

332
Foam Cups

279
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

1,937
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

4,093
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

713
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

374
Disinfectant wipes

176
Latex Gloves

60
Single-Use Mask with Filter

146
Reusable Cloth Mask

37
Reusable Gloves

502
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

3,176
Foam fragments larger than a dime

2,424
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

4,902
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

3,451
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

521
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

16
6-Pack Holders

506
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

3,429
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

59
Juice Boxes

131
Plates (foam)

41
Plates (plastic)

210
Plastic Stirrers

263
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

182
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

446
Plastic Cigar Tips

358
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

51
Vape Cartridges

9
Single-use weed containers

PERSONAL CARE

17
Diapers

22
Syringes

24
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

11
Toothbrushes

104
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

33
Bait Bags/Containers

16
Buoys/Floats

21
Large foam pieces

199
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

131
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

14
Light Sticks

165
Nets

12
Pots and Traps

216
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

206
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

2
Foam Coolers

217
Shotgun wads

806
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

224
Zip Ties

82
Dog poop bags

818
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

199
Paper Bags

83
Paper Cigarette Boxes

89
Paper Cups

1,437
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

951
Paper Napkins

80
Paper Plates

115
Paper Straws

168
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

119
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

56
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

256
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

1,003
Metal Bottle Caps

937
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

82
Cans (other metal)

414
Metal Fragments

72
Other Metal Items

GLASS

485
Glass Bottles (beverage)

1,076
Glass Fragments

18
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

16
Condoms

3
Tires

246
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

129
Fireworks

14
Tarps

332
Other Items