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Can Litter Affect Mental Health?

What we’re starting to learn about a connection between clean communities and wellness.

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Reflection on Thirty Straight Days of Fighting Litter

For the past month, I’ve been excited to be one of dozens of people in Baltimore and across the state of Maryland picking up litter every day for thirty days. This is the second year Trash Free Maryland has shared…

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A victory three years, and many partners, in the making

Maryland becomes first state to ban foam food containers

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30 Days of Action

Events and opportunities to support a Trash Free MD this spring.

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Press Release: Maryland Passes Ban on Expanded Polystyrene Foam Food Containers

Maryland Passes Ban on Expanded Polystyrene Foam Food Containers Becomes First to Enact Statewide Legislation April 4, 2019 Contact: Ashley Van Stone, Executive Director, ashley@trashfreemaryland.org, 407-361-1009 ANNAPOLIS, MD — On Wednesday the Maryland General Assembly passed legislation banning expanded polystyrene…

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Three New Directors Join Trash Free Maryland Board

Learn about how they hope to drive change statewide.

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The House and Senate Passed the Foam Bill! Are we there yet?

Read on for updates about the status of the foam ban.

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Statewide Litter Challenge Returns this April

Pledge to pick and post!

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Press Release: Maryland Moves One Step Closer to Banning Harmful Foam Food Containers

Senate Passes SB285 Tuesday, March 5, 2019 Contact:  Doug Jackson, 202.495.3045 or doug.jackson@sierraclub.org ANNAPOLIS, MD — Today, Maryland moved one step closer to becoming the first state to ban expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam food containers, as the State Senate passed a bill that…

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We’re Hiring

Trash Free Maryland is looking for a coordinator to support our upcoming policy work during the Maryland General Assembly.

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