To engage and unite Virginians to improve our natural and scenic environment.

Waste Reduction


  • Establishing more convenient and responsible recycling and disposal options for electronics and household hazardous waste
  • Improving options for recycling organic waste such as yard trimmings and food scraps
  • Promoting the reduction of construction and demolition waste
Chatham High FFA wins 30 and 30

The Chatham High Future Farmers will use their Grant for recycling bins.

Warhill High School Grabs 30 in 30

Their grant award will impact the 3 “R’s.” Reduce, reuse, recycle.

Wakefield Day School Sweeps up 30 in 30

They’ll get aggressive about recycling and install a water station to cut down on plastics.

Virginia Aquarium Nets 30 in 30

They will educate visitors about cigarette litter and place receptacles around the property.

We took the #Trashbucketchallenge

We see your challenge and raise you 3 more.

Alleghany Highlands Rakes in 30 in 30

They’ll use their grant for an art contest and community cleanup, both promoting litter prevention.

Rockbridge Conservation Grabs 30 in 30

They’re going to buy and maintain recycling carts for all Lexington festivals and events.