For this Recycle Mission, we would like you to run a recycling drive at your centre. This will educate families on recyclable materials, and also divert those items from being sent to landfill! Please find below some tips, tools and resources to get you started!
Our Action Plan is also a useful tool to help plan this activity.
The Ambassadors from Clayfield College (right) introduced EcoBins at their school to separate waste into 5 categories; paper; mixed recycling; soft plastics; organics; and landfill. Click the link below for more information on EcoBins!
How to recycle properly at home, school and your work place.
What happens with items after they're picked up by the recycling truck?
Although this is a serious issue, try to have some fun!
Make fun cardboard superheroes over the bins to encourage recycling
You can help motivate students by installing a fun basketball hoop over a recycle bin in the eating area
Organise activities for National Recycling Week
Think you're a recycling guru? Take this quiz to find out!
Set up a fun collection bin near the school administration for batteries, coffee pods, mobile phones, etc. asking a question and they drop their item in the side they think is right: