Keep our State Safe and Litter Free

Placeholder Alaska Other Regulations

  • Up to 45% of Alaska’s liter comes from uncovered or unsecured truck loads.
  • Roadside Litter is not only unsightly, but can be dangerous to motorists.
  • It is illegal to travel Alaska’s roads with an unsecured load.

The penalty for littering in Alaska is a fine up to $1000; a maximum of 90 days imprisonment, and a possible court imposed penalty of gathering litter in a specified area for a specified time.

For information on litter reduction and recycling, write:

Department of Environmental Conservation

PO Box 111800

Juneau, Alaska 99811-1800