Please Keep Elbow Beach Clean On Christmas

News  |  December 22, 2022

“Everyone is encouraged to “act responsibly and remember to reduce, reuse and recycle to help minimise the amount of waste generated by this event” at the Christmas Day celebrations at Elbow Beach. A spokesperson said, “Christmas Day at Elbow Beach, which is orga... Read more

55 ABANDONED BOATS REMOVED FROM BERMUDA’S COASTAL WATERS IN 2022

News  |  December 20, 2022

The Abandoned Boats Project, a joint initiative between Keep Bermuda Beautiful (KBB) and the Government of Bermuda, has removed 55 abandoned and derelict marine vessels from local waters since May 2022. The project, which aims to clean up the local marine environment, reduce env... Read more

Season’s Greetings & 2022 End Of Year Highlights From KBB

News  |  December 15, 2022

From the Board of Directors and staff of KBB, we wish you and your families all the best for a happy and healthy holiday season, and a prosperous start to the new year! 2022 has been a phenomenal year of growth for KBB, none of which would have been possible without a tre... Read more

Ten tips for a happy, plastic-free Christmas

News  |  December 9, 2022

‘Tis the season for stuff! Fun things such as stuffing a turkey, stuffing a stocking, buying stuff, wrapping stuff and giving stuff. Unfortunately most stuff comes wrapped in plastic, which then has to be thrown away. With so much going on at this time of year, it is easy t... Read more

There’s money in reusable foodware

News  |  November 22, 2022

We all love take-out, but when a flimsy container gives way and spills the contents onto our laps, not so much. When the plastic container is burning hot, not so much. When we see all the litter in our environment, not so much. And when we read about the negative health effec... Read more

YCS

News  |  November 21, 2022

ZBM TV News reports on the second annual Youth Climate Summit (YCS) at BUEI, which was held the week of November 21st, 2022. KBB is an active programme partner in YCS. We are pleased to support Bermuda's youth and the objectives of YCS. ... Read more

TV News: Abandoned Boat

News  |  November 21, 2022

ZBM TV News reports on the removal of an abandoned sailboat that washed ashore during Hurricane Fiona. Amy Shillingford, KBB's Project Lead for the Abandoned Boats Project, gives an update on the status of the project, number of boats removed to date, and next steps regarding... Read more

Abandoned yacht lifted out of Ferry Reach

News  |  November 18, 2022

A sailboat that washed ashore during a recent hurricane has been removed as part of a collaborative effort to clean up the island’s inshore waters. The vessel has been left abandoned at Stone Crusher Corner on Kindley Field Road, St George’s. Environmental charity Keep... Read more

Collaborative Group Maintaining Railway Trail

News  |  November 17, 2022

Keep Bermuda Beautiful [KBB] is collaborating with the Association of Bermuda International Companies [ABIC], the Ministry of Public Works and the Department of Parks in a project aimed at maintaining the railway trail for all to enjoy. A spokesperson said,  “The ... Read more

Help your health: say no to single-use plastic

News  |  November 16, 2022

Endocrine disrupting chemicals, also known as hormonally active agents, are chemicals found in our environment that can interfere with the normal function of our body’s endocrine system. These chemicals can be found in almost every type of product we buy, particularly plastics... Read more