Tag Archives: School Recycling

The War on Waste in Schools

Did you tune into ABC’s latest ‘War on Waste’ program this week, and get inspired about the scale of change at Kiama High School? The key to a successful recycling program like Kiama’s really is a passionate change leader! Once … Continue reading

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SCHOOLS PROGRAM – ENCOURAGING LEARNING ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY

The following link provides a copy of our latest schools brochure, which sets out a number of tools, information and promotions specifically for schools. Schools Brochure If you would like to learn more about how we can assist your school … Continue reading

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FACTS TO INSPIRE DISCUSSION ABOUT SUSTAINABILITY

DID YOU KNOW… by recycling 1 plastic bottle, students can save enough energy to power their computer for 25 minutes. DID YOU KNOW… glass can be recycled over and over again. Today approximately 25% of your new glass jars and … Continue reading

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ST AUGUSTINE SCHOOL GIVES A LESSON IN 5 STAR SUSTAINABILITY

“RED means stop & think how to reduce waste so it doesn’t end up in landfill” St. Augustine’s College, in Kyabram, Victoria, set a goal to be accredited as a 5 star sustainable school as part of the Resource Smart … Continue reading

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Midcoast Schools MURFE-ed

Midcoast Waste Services have recently donated 24ltr yellow ‘MURFE’ recycling buckets to all primary schools in the Great Lakes, Greater Taree and Gloucester Council areas. The ‘MURFE’ (Multi-Unit Recycler For Everyone) has provided a great opportunity for students to learn … Continue reading

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