Litter Prevention Help Keep Stony Brook Clean!
Help us reduce litter by being sure your trash ends up in the trash can.
If you see an overflowing trash can:
- Inside-Call Hospital Custodial Services, (631) 444-1455
- Outside-Call Grounds, (631) 444-2161
Feel free to print the following flyers and post in your areas:
Keep America Beautiful reported the following on litter:
- Litter costs $11.5 billion/year.
- Dramatic increase in plastic litter.
- Need for more recycling containers next to trash cans.
- Cigarette butts were the most littered item. San Diego study showed that cigarette butts have an adverse on marine life.
- People were less likely to litter in clean non-littered areas.