We want to hear from you! Keep Arkansas Beautiful wants to understand more about Arkansans’ attitudes and behaviors related to littering, recycling and beautification. You have opinions, and we want to know them! Knowing what you know, hearing from you, and understanding your realities and priorities related to littering, recycling […]
Since 2015, REI has closed their doors on Black Friday to #OptOutside. This year, they’re kicking off a year of change on November 29. Continue the act with 52 weeks of simple actions to reduce your impact, get active, and leave the world better than you found it. Get the […]
Planning, prepping, and storing food can help your household waste less food. Below are some tips to help you do just that: Planning Tips By simply making a list with weekly meals in mind, you can save money and time and eat healthier food. If you buy no more than […]
The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality provides a variety of resources to help individuals, communities, businesses, and other groups find ways to manage their wastes in a more environmentally sound manner. Those who are interested in promoting the recycling/waste reduction opportunities they provide or in showing they support recycling in […]
America Recycles Day (ARD), a Keep America Beautiful initiative to improve recycling, is the only nationally-recognized day dedicated to promoting, encouraging, and celebrating recycling. More than a day, ARD is an opportunity to inform and inspire family, friends, neighbors, classmates, and colleagues across the country to recycle 365 days a […]
If you’re looking to reduce waste and save some money on your Thanksgiving decor, what better way to pull it off than by decorating with trash? To help you deck your halls the eco way, Earth911 rounded up these five creative decor ideas made from waste items and a few […]
On October 27, 2019, Otto the Otter traveled to the Little Rock Zoo for their Boo at the Zoo event. Check out some photos from his trip below!
Let’s face it—Halloween costumes are not cheap. Luckily, you can look to things you already have lying around the house to make a great costume without spending a scary amount (sorry, we couldn’t help ourselves!). Try one of these seven ideas from some of our favorite blogs, or use them […]
Thousands answer the call to help beautify state LITTLE ROCK (Oct. 4, 2019) – The Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission’s (KAB) annual Great Arkansas Cleanup effort has attracted thousands of volunteers during the first month, but KAB is encouraging Arkansans who have not volunteered yet to help beautify the state during […]
On October 1, 2019, Otto the Otter traveled to Benton for the Law Enforcement Summit. Check out some photos from his trip below!