Keep Nassau Beautiful is a volunteer-based community action and education organization that works through concerned citizens and partnerships with government, businesses, and education institutions. Its mission is to remove litter, promote recycling, and encourage sustainability of a clean, green and beautiful Nassau County. During 2018, volunteers and ADOPT partners spent 10,890 hours removing 223,164 pounds (112 tons) of litter and waste; including 140,586 pounds of litter and collecting and recycling 82,578 pounds of hazardous waste; including 20,826 pounds of electronic waste and 27,485 pounds of latex paint - avoiding land fill contamination. Keep Nassau Beautiful is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and Keep Florida Beautiful (KFB) and maintains a “Good Standing” certification. KNB is a stand-alone, not for profit, 501 (c) 3 corporation; founded in 1991 and incorporated in the state of Florida.