The following figures have been calculated based on 277 report forms
filled-in during 2024.

29,585

Pounds of trash
and recycling removed

5,626

Volunteers

277

Cleanups

WASTE COLLECTED

Total number of items collected in 277 cleanups: 205677 quantified items.

TOP 10 ITEMS COLLECTED

31168
Cigarette Butts

29718
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

23029
Glass Fragments

17344
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

16928
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

12420
Foam fragments larger than a dime

9245
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

9001
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

4402
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

4030
Plastic Straws

COMMON + PRIORITY ITEMS

31,168
Cigarette Butts

3,232
Plastic Bottles (beverage)

2,221
Plastic Bags (shopping/grocery)

4,030
Plastic Straws

1,210
Plastic Forks, Knives, Spoons

1,606
Plastic Cups

869
Foam Cups

501
Foam Take-Out Food Containers

3,105
Plastic Lids (yogurt lids, coffee lids, etc)

9,001
Plastic Food Wrappers (candy, chip bags, etc)

548
Balloons

COVID-19 PRIORITY ITEMS

552
Disinfectant wipes

242
Latex Gloves

84
Single-Use Mask with Filter

47
Reusable Cloth Mask

128
Reusable Gloves

151
Single-Use Surgical Mask

FRAGMENTS

12,420
Foam fragments larger than a dime

16,928
Foam fragments smaller than a dime

17,344
Plastic fragments larger than a dime

29,718
Plastic fragments smaller than a dime

2,526
Nurdles (small pre-production plastic pellets)

PLASTIC + STYROFOAM

FOOD & BEVERAGE PACKAGING

138
6-Pack Holders

1,718
Plastic Bags (other: zip-lock, trash, etc)

9,245
Plastic Bottle Caps + Rings

213
Juice Boxes

239
Plates (foam)

168
Plates (plastic)

747
Plastic Stirrers

584
Take-Out Food Containers (plastic)

SMOKING

298
Plastic Cigarette Lighters

1,460
Plastic Cigar Tips

446
Plastic Tobacco Packaging/Wrap

169
Vape Cartridges

103
Single-use weed containers

PERSONAL CARE

22
Diapers

126
Syringes

125
Tampons/Tampon Applicators

92
Toothbrushes

437
Toothpicks/Floss

FISHING

174
Bait Bags/Containers

65
Buoys/Floats

683
Large foam pieces

483
Fishing Line (1 yard = 1 piece)

354
Hooks/Sinkers/Lures

79
Light Sticks

181
Nets

52
Pots and Traps

784
Rope (1 yard = 1 piece)

OTHER PLASTIC

497
Plastic Bottles (non-beverage like bleach, cleaners, oil, etc)

66
Foam Coolers

356
Shotgun wads

2,653
Plastic Film/Wrapper (non-food or unknown)

705
Zip Ties

328
Dog poop bags

1,668
Other Plastic Items

PAPER + WOOD

512
Paper Bags

141
Paper Cigarette Boxes

518
Paper Cups

4,402
Paper/Wood Fragments/Pieces

1,995
Paper Napkins

179
Paper Plates

465
Paper Straws

394
Paper Take-Out Food Containers

589
Treated Wood (i.e. pallets; NOT driftwood)

278
Wood Coffee/Drink Stirrers

746
Other Paper/Wood Items

METAL

1,357
Metal Bottle Caps

1,984
Aluminum Cans (beverage)

412
Cans (other metal)

1,109
Metal Fragments

792
Other Metal Items

GLASS

989
Glass Bottles (beverage)

23,029
Glass Fragments

151
Other Glass Items

RUBBER/LATEX

72
Condoms

82
Tires

660
Other Rubber/Latex Items

OTHER

49
Fireworks

56
Tarps

1,627
Other Items