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30 Days of Action

For many of us the words spring cleaning implies a day or days of drudgery in our homes, cleaning and organizing while the nice weather beckons us to come out and play. For Trash Free Maryland, spring cleaning means come…

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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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Four New Members Join Board of Directors

This past July, Trash Free Maryland welcomed four new community members to its Board of Directors. Below, learn more about the individuals who will be helping to shape and support our future efforts to address litter and trash pollution statewide….

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That’s a Wrap! 30 Day Challenge Results

This April, Marylanders across the state engaged in the #30daysofpickinguplitter challenge, started by a Baltimore City resident – Eli Pousson – who wanted to focus on daily action to help clean his community. Thechallenge encouraged Marylanders to pick up litter…

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Don’t Let the Summer Suck!

Did you take part in the 30 Days of Picking Up Litter challenge? Do you want a new thing to focus on to help reduce the personal waste you generate? Then sign up to participate in the “Don’t Let the…

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