About the TFPF Program

GreenTeamTake the first steps towards “Trash Free” and take the first steps towards reducing waste, saving money, and being recognized as an environmental leader in your community.

Whether you are just starting or have an established waste reduction program, the Trash Free Potomac Facility (TFPF) Program provides you with the support and resources your workplace needs to reduce your trash footprint.  We recognize that the path you take will be as unique as the services you provide and the community you serve.

Cost: FREE

How to Join: Fill out the TFPF Pledge and send it to the Alice Ferguson Foundation. Before you submit the pledge, be sure to review the TFPF Guidebook and request a program orientation. See contact information below*

Important Documents:

  • Outreach Materials: Recruit your facility to join the TFPF Program with the Tri-fold Pamphlet
  • TFPF Guidebook: Learn more from this detailed overview of the TFPF Program.
  • TFPF Pledge:  Sign this to make your membership in the TFPF Program official.
  • Annual Reporting Form:  Report your efforts once a year using this form or become a WasteWise affiliate and have them submitted automatically (See TFPF Guidebook p.15).


Resource Hub: 

Discover additional resources to help you plan, track, and implement the TFPF program.

What does it look like? Read these case studies to find out.Want your facility highlighted here? Let us know (see contact information below*).


*Contact Information:

Email[email protected]
Phone: 301-292-5665
Fax: 301-292-1070
Address: The Alice Ferguson Foundation
c/o TFPF Program
2001 Bryan Point Road
Accokeek, MD 20607