How do we keep Florida beautiful?

Keep Florida Beautiful works with our network of more than 40 county and city affiliates to engage and educate citizens, visitors, and communities to improve Florida through litter prevention, increased recycling, education, and beautification efforts.

Our Initiatives

  • Recycling

    The KAB Affiliates of Florida conduct Recycling/Waste Reduction workshops statewide throughout the year.

  • Litter Prevention Education

    Our affiliates organize over 80,000 volunteers statewide to participate in cleanup events that remove and recycle almost 5 million pounds of litter.

  • Environmental Education

    We work with educators to incorporate litter prevention, recycling and environmental stewardship into school activities and curriculum.

  • Solid Waste Reduction

    The average American generates over 4 pounds of trash every day. Keep Florida Beautiful promotes solid waste reduction through easy-to-implement solutions.

Learn more about Keep Florida Beautiful.

From the Keep Florida Beautiful Blog.

  • Give Gadgets a New Life

    Each year, as technology gets faster and sleeker, people decide whether to hold on to their beloved device for a little bit longer, or jump on the bandwagon and buy the newest, coolest gadget that is all the buzz. Regardless of where you fall in this spectrum, the three R’s (Reduce-Reuse-Recycle) can be applied to electronics.ReduceThe...

  • Holiday Gift Recycling

    Tips for Wrapping Paper, Bags, Boxes and BowsIt is the holiday season. That, of course, means family, friends and a lot of fun. Many people are spending a few extra hours shopping for that perfect gift for their loved ones. Presentation is a big part of the gift give-away. Will you put your gift in a decorative bag or...

  • The Importance of Clean Recyclables

    People in Florida have been recycling for a long time. Many of us started out old school.  We collected materials in our homes and dutifully drove to the recycling center to lovingly separate and deposit our carefully tied newspaper in the big roll-off; our corrugated cardboard in the other big roll-off; our steel and aluminum cans in each of...

Local Events

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Keep Our Paradise Litter-Free!

Keep Florida Beautiful's supporters make our work possible. Join the movement and help support affiliate programs, cleanup campaigns, education, litter prevention, and beautification initiatives.

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Recycling In Florida
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