Glance out of your window as you drive Maine’s roads and you’ll see the importance of the Maine Roadside Cleanup Project.
Our goal is to build an army of volunteers to pick up and recycle litter.
Volunteers will receive a regular newsletter, featuring interesting stories from the participants themselves, along with news and information about recycling opportunities.
They will also participate in a quarterly contest featuring the most unusual items picked up that season with prizes for the winners.
Let us know what you’re doing to #KeepMaineClean
Sign up to volunteer, like us on Facebook, use the #KeepMaineClean hashtag, send us your pictures and stories and we’ll keep you posted on what’s going on around the state to reduce litter, increase recycling and conserve Maine’s natural beauty.
Maine Recycles Week is a statewide event, during the week of November 12th-18th, that promotes recycling and the purchase of recycled goods. This year, Maine Recycles Week is being re-established after a 7-year absence. reestablishing MRW. Recycling the roadside debris that can be recycled is important to keeping these items out of landfills, so join us and
Host an event with your community, workplace or school!
We’re encouraging our volunteers to host a local clean-up and recycle event the week of Nov 12 – 18.
Will you help your community by planning and executing an event to educate them about unrecycled trash and it's impacts on Maine's environment?
Stay tuned to the Keep Maine Clean Facebook page for more updates.