Resources

Here are a few resources providing more information about litter and the effects of littering.

Billions of tons of plastic have been made over the past decades, and much of it is becoming trash and litter.  Click on the link below to read this National Geographic article and to

Many people do not realize the cigarettes and cigarette butts are the most frequently littered item.  Click on the link below and read a report from Keep America Beautiful, Inc to get a better

In October 2013 a comprehensive statewide litter survey was done in Rhode Island.  Please click the link below to read about the state of litter in Rhode Island.

Ocean trash is a significant problem whether you live in an ocean community or are landlocked.  The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has complied some interesting data about this issue.  You can read their findings