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Learn about recent developments in Nobody Trashes Tennessee’s mission to end littering through our newsroom. While Tennessee has beautiful scenery, roadside litter remains a challenge. Stay informed about our litter-prevention campaigns and the steps Nobody Trashes Tennessee is taking to protect Tennessee’s natural beauty through the following articles.

NASHVILLE, Tennessee – May 21, 2024 – In advance of summer travel and to help preserve Tennessee’s natural beauty, and protect both wildlife and visitors along the state’s scenic byways, Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) and Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) are reminding residents and visitors to be vigilant and safe during the summer travel […] Read More
Photo Credit Tennessee Vacation – Reelfoot Lake (Great River Road Scenic Byway) There is no doubt that Tennessee is gorgeous, from the scenic byways to our natural lakes and forests. However, roadside litter in Tennessee threatens our state’s pristine beauty daily. Not only is all this trash ruining the view, but it is also a […] Read More
The two councils join Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee to offer the new Nobody Trashes Tennessee patch Girl Scout Troops offered multiple ways to earn patches including participating in a community cleanup or by completing litter prevention educational resources NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Feb. 6, 2024 – Tennessee Department of Transportation’s (TDOT) Nobody Trashes Tennessee litter prevention campaign […] Read More
In Tennessee, the battle against litter is not just a challenge; it’s a shared responsibility and a rallying call to action. The growing concern poses a real threat to our scenic landscapes, wildlife habitats, and the overall well-being of our communities. However, there’s hope, and each of us possesses the power to be part of […] Read More
There are many types of litter, big and small, but cigarette litter is one of the most overlooked forms of waste. This is a significant issue that is often overlooked. According to Keep Knoxville Beautiful, worldwide, there are approximately 4.5 trillion discarded cigarette butts, which represents 18 billion every day!  Cigarette butts are among the […] Read More