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Global waste items found in oceans 2017

Most common items found in the International Coastal Ocean Cleanup in 2017 (in 1,000s)

by T. Wang, last edited Aug 15, 2019
Global waste items found in oceans 2017 This statistic displays the amount of debris found on the surface of oceans around the world, during the 2017 International Coastal Ocean Cleanup. During this period, some 2.4 million cigarette butts were collected, followed by over 1.7 million food wrappers. Almost 800,000 volunteers helped to remove trash from beaches and waterways around the world.
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Most common items found in the International Coastal Ocean Cleanup in 2017 (in 1,000s)

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