Publications

Research

Pennsylvania Litter Research Study

The Cost of Litter & Illegal Dumping in Pennsylvania – A Study of Nine Cities Across the Commonwealth (Full Report)

Fact Sheet: Litter in Pennsylvania

Fact Sheet: Plastic Litter in Pennsylvania

Fact Sheet: Beverage Containers, Fast Food and Tobacco Litter in Pennsylvania

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Statewide Illegal Dumping Cost Research 2014
A survey of illegal dumping related costs incurred by local governments and nonprofit organizations across the commonwealth.

Executive Summary: Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Illegal Dumping in Pennsylvania: A Decade of Discovery 2014

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Illegal Dumping in Pennsylvania: A Decade of Discovery 2014
Recommended policies and programs for future prevention and enforcement.

Public Testimony and Comments

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Formal Remarks to the Joint Tourism and Recreational Development Committee and Transportation Committee Informal Meeting  April 17, 2019 regarding anti-litter initiatives and their impact on the state’s tourism economy.

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Testimony to the Joint Legislative Air and Water Pollution Control and Conservation Committee Public Hearing, June 13, 2017 Regarding Act 101 of 1988, the Municipal Waste Planning Recycling and Waste Reduction Act.
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Beautiful Community News and Resources

Beautiful Community News and Resources is an on-line toolbox for everything you need to keep your communities clean and beautiful!

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September/October 2020
July/August 2020
May/June 2020

Note: We recently changed our email marketing platform, therefore our archived issues of Beautiful Community News and Resources are no longer available.

Beautiful.

Beautiful is an annual newsletter that includes program and financial summaries and keeps you updated on what we are accomplishing across Pennsylvania.

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Beautiful. – Fall 2020
Beautiful. – Spring 2020
Beautiful. – Fall 2019
Beautiful. – Spring 2019
Beautiful. – Fall 2018
Beautiful. – Spring 2018
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Annual Reports

KPB Annual Reports are published in our newsletter Beautiful with links above.  You can also see more information on our Financials page.
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Collection Guidelines

Special collection events are a proactive approach for dealing with hard-to-dispose of items.
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