What is litter?

Litter is solid waste that is out of place. It's the kind of trash found on highways, lakefronts, parks, and school grounds. Litter takes many forms: paper, plastics, metal cans, cigarette butts, glass, food packaging, tires and graffiti.

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1. What is litter?
2. Where does litter come from?
3. Why do people litter?
4. Why is litter a problem?
5. How are we solving the problem?