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Nestlé Names ‘Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful’ Tops in Recycling
1/15/2013

 

Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful, LUESA’s litter prevention plan, won the 2012 Nestlé Pure Life Recycling Award for its efforts in the Great American Cleanup from March 1 to May 31.

Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful provided resources for volunteers all over the County to pick up litter in neighborhoods and roads.In the end, more than 485,000 pounds of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) water bottles were recycled.

Keep Mecklenburg Beautiful promoted the project with banners at all County recycling centers and with a large banner on the 4th Street parking deck in Charlotte.

The Great American Cleanup, the nation's largest community improvement program, takes place annually from March 1 through May 31 in all 50 states and beyond.If you would like to get involved in this year’s Great American Cleanup in Mecklenburg County, please contact Jake Wilson.




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