Maryland Blog Posts

Maryland Compost Advocacy Coalition

January 19, 2021

The Maryland Compost Advocacy Coalition is made up of individual advocates and representatives of Maryland groups as well as national public interest organizations.

A farm in Central Maryland

2021 Maryland Legislative Agenda

January 13, 2021

We are continuing to work on legislation to decrease Maryland's reliance on trash incinerators and landfills, improve septic systems, promote environmental justice, and protect our bees.

Food Waste Diversion in Action

January 1, 2021

Organic recycling is simply another type of recycling - transforming the waste so it can be reused as a soil amendment and does not clutter our landfills.

Chesapeake Regional Director Stacia Turner

Introducing Stacia Turner!

December 10, 2020

Introducing Stacia Turner, Clean Water Action's new Chesapeake Regional Director!

Clean Water Accomplishments in Maryland

December 9, 2020

Maryland’s legislative session ended early for the first time since the Civil War this year, because of COVID-19.

A compost pile at Prince George's County's compost facility.

Composting on Farms in Montgomery County: Testimony on ZTA 20-04

December 1, 2020

On December 1, the Montgomery County Council held a hearing on Zoning Text Amendment 20-04, a bill