Litter Solutions

Through nonprofits like ilovethyhood, Glitter, and the public service Philly311, the community is coming together to lessen litter in your community.  

ILoveThyHood.org - Request a trashcan for your block

Adding a trashcan to your Philadelphia block promotes cleanliness. (A Non-Profit in Philly)

With ILoveThyHood.org you can fill out the trashcan request form and start providing your community with a trashcan for your block.

The idea is, if the community has more access to trashcans, there would be less litter.

Philadelphia residents request a trach can from I love they hood and then ILoveThyHood.org collects the community trashcan.

shareglitter.com(Philadelphia) 

helps clean up the streets by picking up trash as a paid subscription offering the community the ability to share the cost of keeping their block litter free by employing someone to pick up the trash. 


Clean my block weekly:  Offering a subscription to clean a street weekly which the cost can be shared by neighbors for $50 dollar weekly subscription.  

Be paid to clean a block: Earn $25 per block per week with paid training, branded gear, and free supplies. 

shareglitter.com

GetGlitterApp.com - a Weekly Service in Philadelphia where a trained Glitter Cleaner maintains the block your every week.

Philly311


How do I report where trash has been dumped in Philadelphia? 

Philly311 Call: 311 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

If you’re outside of Philadelphia, Call: (215) 686-8686.


Link to report: https://www.phila.gov/departments/philly311/


How do I report trash dumped in other parts of Pennsylvania? 

For reporting dumping litter everywhere else in Pennsylvania, KeepPaBeautiful.org can help. 

They help setup temporary cameras to catch repeated trash dumping offenders . 

Call: 724-836-4121 or Email: info@keepPaBeautiful.org


How do I report trash dumping in New Jersey?

Let New Jersey's DEP Department of Environmental Protection know about dumping in New Jersey

Call: 1-877-927-6337 or Email: stopdumping@dep.nj.gov

Website: https://www.nj.gov/dep/stopdumping/


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