The following figures have been calculated based on 449 report forms
filled-in during 2024.

58,245

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

11,458

Volunteers

449

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 449 cleanups: 348179 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

82633
Cigarette Butts

42761
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

28124
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

25205
Glass Fragments

24407
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

18636
Foam fragments larger than a dime

15720
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

12704
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

8057
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

6699
Plastic Straws

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

219
6-Pack Holders

2,931
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

12,704
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

321
Juice Boxes

385
Plates (foam)

288
Plates (plastic)

1,153
Plastic Stirrers

921
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

443
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

2,556
Plastic Cigar Tips

790
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

263
Vape Cartridges

171
Single-use weed containers

FISHING

258
Bait Bags/Containers

670
Buoys/Floats

812
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

1,085
Large foam pieces

108
Light Sticks

450
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

276
Nets

181
Pots and Traps

1,971
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

PERSONAL CARE

41
Bandaids

64
Diapers

908
Disinfectant wipes

220
Single-Use Mask

179
Syringes

234
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

747
Toothpicks/Floss

125
Toothbrushes

OTHER PLASTIC

769
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

90
Foam Coolers

451
Shotgun wads

4,409
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

21
Mini Toiletry Bottles

1,074
Zip Ties

563
Dog poop bags

3,268
Other Plastic Items

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

82,633
Cigarette Butts

5,509
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

3,710
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

6,699
Plastic Straws

2,184
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

2,906
Plastic Cups

1,567
Foam Cups

785
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

5,193
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

15,720
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

1,045
Balloons

FRAGMENTS

4,310
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

18,636
Foam fragments larger than a dime

24,407
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

28,124
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

42,761
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

PAPER + WOOD

775
Paper Bags

231
Paper Cigarette Boxes

779
Paper Cups

8,057
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

3,609
Paper Napkins

308
Paper Plates

658
Paper Straws

562
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

961
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

468
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

1,799
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

2,409
Metal Bottle Caps

2,983
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

656
Cans (other metal)

2,038
Metal Fragments

1,144
Other Metal Items

GLASS

1,517
Glass Bottles (beverage)

25,205
Glass Fragments

207
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

419
Latex Gloves

157
Condoms

115
Tires

1,170
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

74
Fabric/Textiles

62
Fireworks

85
Tarps

3,037
Other Items

Covid-19 Priority Items

Single-Use Mask with Filter

Reusable Gloves

Reusable Cloth Mask