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Keep America Beautiful and Dr Pepper Snapple Group Continue to Provide Grants to Increase Recycling in Public Parks

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STAMFORD, Conn., March 26, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Public parks will be getting cleaner in communities across the country thanks to a significant grant made possible by Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) in collaboration with Keep America Beautiful.

Twenty-six local and county governments in 19 states will receive durable, permanent recycling bins as part of the Dr Pepper Snapple Group /Keep America Beautiful Park Recycling Bin Grant program.

Keep America Beautiful Kicks Off the 16th Annual Great American Cleanup to Transform Public Spaces into Beautiful Places in Communities Coast to Coast

Leading Corporations Partner with National Nonprofit and Its Affiliate Network to Engage and Educate Volunteers to Improve Their Community’s Environment
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STAMFORD, Conn., March 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s leading nonprofit that brings people together to build and sustain vibrant communities, announced today the launch of the 16th annual Great American Cleanup.

The Great American Cleanup is the country’s largest community improvement program that kicks off each spring and engages 4+ million volunteers in more than 20,000 communities.

College & University Recycling Coalition Announces 2014 Webinar Series

Nation’s premier organization for campus-based recycling professionals offer free bi-monthly educational programs
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WASHINGTON, March. 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The College & University Recycling Coalition (CURC), in partnership with Keep America Beautiful(KAB) and the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), has announced the schedule for its 2014 series of educational webinars, sponsored by Alcoa Foundation. The series of six, bi-monthly programs provides technical best practices information and case study presentations to college recycling and sustainability professionals.

Pittsburg, Calif. Elementary School Wins National Recycle-Bowl Competition

Recognized with $4,000 in cash and prizes at Keep America Beautiful Award Ceremony
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STAMFORD, Conn., March 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Keep America Beautiful today recognized Foothill Elementary School in Pittsburg, Calif., in an all-school awards ceremony celebrating its championship in Recycle-Bowl, a nationwide recycling competition for elementary-, middle- and high-school students.

Communities Report Prolonged Success in Reducing Cigarette Butt Litter

National Program Continues to Reduce Cigarette Litter by More than Half
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STAMFORD, Conn., March 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful (KAB) reports an average 48 percent reduction of cigarette litter in the communities implementing KAB’s Cigarette Litter Prevention Program (CLPP) during 2013. In 2013, the program’s 11th year, there were 200 grant-supported implementations across the country in a variety of settings including downtowns, roadways, beaches, parks, marinas, colleges/universities, tourist locations, and at special events.

RecycleMania Kicks Off 2014 Collegiate Recycling Competition

461 Colleges and Universities to Participate in Largest US Student-Driven Recycling Campaign
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STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Let the competition begin.  Through March 29, a special kind of madness is in the air at college campuses across the nation – the  14th annual RecycleMania, the national tournament for colleges and universities competing to reduce, reuse and recycle the most.

Keep America Beautiful Announces America’s School Recycling Champions

More than 1,500 schools mark third annual K-12 Recycle-Bowl® competition; 6.4 million pounds of recyclables recovered
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STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 28, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s leading nonprofit that brings people together to build and sustain vibrant communities, today announced the winners of “Recycle-Bowl,” the first nationwide recycling competition for elementary-, middle- and high-school students. The Recycle-Bowl® competition, sponsored by Nestlé® Pure Life® Purified Water, reached nearly 700,000 students across America with schools in all 50 states and the District of Columbia competing.

Keep America Beautiful and Coca-Cola Announce 2014 Grant Program to Continue Support for Recycling

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Stamford, Conn., Jan. 27, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and The Coca-Cola Foundation today announced a call for applications for the 2014 Coca-Cola/KAB Recycling Bin Grant Program, a program designed to expand and support recycling in communities across America. The Coca-Cola/KAB Recycling Bin Grant Program is funded through a $350,000 grant from The Coca-Cola Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The Coca-Cola Company.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group Renews Commitment to Keep America Beautiful

State and Local Governments Invited to Apply for DPS-funded Grants for Recycling Bins in Parks
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STAMFORD, Conn., Jan. 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) has renewed its partnership with Keep America Beautiful (KAB) with a $300,000 commitment that continues efforts to provide recycling opportunities to consumers.

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