A new study estimates nearly 270,000 tons of plastic is floating in the world’s oceans. That’s enough to fill more than 38,500 garbage trucks.
A machine that runs on water and sunshine has helped an environmental group in Baltimore remove more than 50 tons of trash from the city’s Inner Harbor in a little over a month.
The Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and the State Highway Administration are joining forces to fight littering.
Maryland PIRG is urging the state to support a measure to create a 5-cent redeemable bottle deposit.
A subsidiary of one of the nation’s largest cigarette makers is teaming up with a New Jersey company to reward do-gooders for cleaning up cigarette litter.