Latest Litter in the United States Stories

2011-02-10 08:30:00

- Results show reductions in litter increase over time when program is sustained - STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Keep America Beautiful (KAB) reports that in 2010 there was an average 42 percent reduction of cigarette litter in the communities implementing KAB's Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP). The nation's largest program aimed at reducing cigarette litter is in its eighth year. In 2010 there were 240 grant-funded implementations across the country...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.