NEW this year at the Frederick Festival of the Arts, happening June 4th and 5th at Carroll Creek’s Linear Park in downtown Frederick. Waste Not! Frederick will be partnering with the Frederick Arts Council and Waste Neutral to provide the greenest festival to date! Since 2009, Waste Not! Frederick has provided volunteers to collect recyclables [...]


LEWISTOWN IS GOING GREEN! Spread the word and win a laptop!

December 22, 2010

The student whose name is mentioned most often during the drop-off week wins! Special arrangements have been made with e-End to have all your old electronics and computer equipment properly recycled. Drops offs begin Friday, January 14, 2011. PC’s – $5 Laptops – $5 Printers – $5 Fax Machines – $5 Stereos, VCRs, DVD Players [...]

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Green Restaurant Contest

February 15, 2010

Waste Not would like you to help choose the greenest restaurant in Frederick county. Rate your favorite establishment using the definition of zero waste.

Vote Now!

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Clutch the Future Sponsorship

February 9, 2010

WasteNOT! Frederick was pleased to be a sponsor of the recent local community event, “Clutch the Future” a purse auction and gala. This very successful event raised $25,000 that benefitted the Frederick Community College scholarship program for those who cannot afford to go to college, and the Frederick Women to Women mentoring program! The organizers [...]

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If Frederick County, Maryland Does Not Proceed with an Incinerator, What is the Alternative?

August 3, 2009

An alternative plan to a trash incinerator for Frederick County is to reach a 70% diversion rate within the next 5 to 7 years. (Frederick’s current recycling rate is approximately 44%.) In addition to this goal, we propose immediate steps be taken to divert construction and demolition waste, all electronic waste and any and all [...]

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