Have you heard? The Baltimore Styrofoam ban just passed third hearing by Baltimore City Council. It is now off to the Mayor, who has pledged to sign it! Read more here.
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Baltimore Beyond Plastic was made for youth, by youth. And we want to keep it that way.
We are seeking the next youth leaders of this initiative to take our place next fall. If you are interested in applying, please fill out our online application here.
Logo created by Rachael Avidor, student at Western High School
BALTIMORE. BRIGHT. BEAUTIFUL.
Baltimore Beyond Plastic is a youth-led organization founded in 2016 to support a Maryland expanded polystyrene (Styrofoam) phase-out. Our work continues to grow to embrace a variety of environmental topics.
Mission Statement: Baltimore Beyond Plastic coordinates youth advocacy efforts around a diverse range of environmental problems facing Baltimore City, such as:
waste and trash
climate change and energy
economic inequalities and job insecurities
health disparities stemming from environmental issues
We have a special focus around plastic pollutants.