Keep track of trash with our checklist

September 8th, 2022
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The Brightmark editorial team focuses on providing insightful and valuable information to impact the planet positively and create a world without waste. Learn more about our methodology here.

At Brightmark, our mission of Reimagining Waste spans farther than our business model—it’s a mantra we follow to positively impact the environments and communities we serve. Our “Trash Tracker Checklist” is a dedicated resource for helping you notate the waste you collect during a beach or coastal cleanup. Tally the trash you find and see what items you collect the most. Share your findings and encourage brands and businesses to create environmentally conscious products—helping us all create a world without waste.

Do you want extra brownie points? Share our trash tracker checklist with others!


Are you looking for beach cleanups in your area?

Thanks to our friends at the Ocean Conservancy, you can find a beach cleanup with their interactive tool here: Trash Free Seas: Find a Cleanup


Coastal Cleanup Guide

Once your cleanup is complete, refer to our Coastal Cleanup Guide to learn what to do with waste afterward.


Cleanup Checklist: Trash Tracker




About Make Your Mark

We’re on a mission to Reimagine Waste. We create circular solutions that solve some of the world’s most pressing waste challenges. Our Make Your Mark page is designed to educate and inform those who seek to get involved by reducing consumption or recycling materials properly. We envision a world without waste, and this is our way of bringing you along with us.


About the Ocean Conservancy

Ocean Conservancy is at the forefront of ocean conservation—working worldwide to ensure a healthy ocean and protect the wildlife and communities that depend on it. Because the ocean impacts each one of us—the air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat—the ocean is the responsibility of us all.

The Ocean Conservancy remains dedicated to working together to find solutions to the most significant threats facing the ocean. Whether working towards sustainable fisheries or ocean-based climate solutions, they take an adaptive, inclusive and holistic approach to conservation—grateful for the passion and vision of all who have made this organization what it is today.

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