The following figures have been calculated based on 329 report forms
filled-in during 2020.

45,321

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

6,127

Volunteers

329

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 329 cleanups: 242700 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

50961
Cigarette Butts

42347
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

34310
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

17172
Foam fragments larger than a dime

16346
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

10856
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

8928
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

4026
Glass Fragments

4021
Plastic Straws

3552
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

50,961
Cigarette Butts

3,552
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

2,325
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

4,021
Plastic Straws

1,508
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

1,543
Plastic Cups

1,184
Foam Cups

647
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

1,946
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

10,856
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

494
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

409
Disinfectant wipes

175
Latex Gloves

69
Single-Use Mask with Filter

75
Reusable Cloth Mask

34
Reusable Gloves

234
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

17,172
Foam fragments larger than a dime

16,346
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

34,310
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

42,347
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

796
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

100
6-Pack Holders

1,677
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

8,928
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

237
Juice Boxes

199
Plates (foam)

89
Plates (plastic)

644
Plastic Stirrers

624
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

406
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

1,407
Plastic Cigar Tips

792
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

PERSONAL CARE

91
Diapers

106
Syringes

229
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

209
Toothbrushes

265
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

99
Bait Bags/Containers

487
Buoys/Floats

888
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

195
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

89
Light Sticks

632
Nets

606
Pots and Traps

980
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

818
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

70
Foam Coolers

1,878
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

528
Zip Ties

2,838
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

471
Paper Bags

256
Paper Cigarette Boxes

467
Paper Cups

3,108
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

1,855
Paper Napkins

190
Paper Plates

128
Paper Straws

201
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

322
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

142
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

716
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

2,550
Metal Bottle Caps

3,547
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

330
Cans (other metal)

1,010
Metal Fragments

436
Other Metal Items

GLASS

2,248
Glass Bottles (beverage)

4,026
Glass Fragments

147
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

156
Condoms

93
Tires

407
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

1,012
Fireworks

34
Tarps

1,733
Other Items