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

Waste Reduction

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  • 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
A Great Shiver Video!

We have a great Shiver in the River video from our friends at Creative Dog Media! Enjoy.

Are You Ready to Shiver?

Shiver in the River is almost upon us, and we have a new video to celebrate!

America Recycles Day!

Know what November 15th is? IT’S AMERICA RECYCLES DAY! We think that every day should be a recycling day, but all of America throws its weight behind it to raise awareness on this day.

The Challenge is Rising and Other News

A VIP accepted our #OneBagofTrashVa challenge, and a grant winner is impacting Virginia’s environment.

Are You Ready for a Challenge?

Want to make an impact on Virginia’s environment but don’t know how? Take the #OneBagofTrashVa Challenge!

A Shiver of News

What has almost a thousand participants and is capped off with a refreshing dip into 36-degree water? Our Annual Shiver in the River!

Your Butt is Bigger Than You Think

We know what you’re thinking. “Horrible title for a blog.” We know, right? But get your heads out of the gutter, and while you’re coming up, bring some cigarette litter with you.