Find out what is already being done at your school to reduce waste, for example recycling, composting organic material. What more could be done?
- Bring less rubbish in their lunches. Nude food days or litter free lunches are a great way to do this. The following website has more information about them http://www.wow.sa.gov.au/uploads/1/9/2/6/19269635/nude_food_steps_for_schools.pdf http://www.sustainableschools.qld.edu.au/Default.aspx?tabid=921
- Set up a recycling system in your classroom, the school admin area, staffroom etc
- Create a compost or worm farm using waste from students and school staff