Global Recycling Day is celebrated on 18th March 2022. Recycling is key to helping to protect our natural resources. Each year the ‘Seventh Resource’ (recyclables) saves over 700 million tonnes in CO2 emissions and this is projected to increase to 1 billion tons by 2030. (1)
Download the PDF below to get children involved in learning what to do with different types of waste. You can find a food waste activity you can lead, complete with discussion prompts and printable resources to support the activity. Review the activity ahead of time and customize as needed for your group. This can be used indoors or out with a variety of class sizes.
(1) Global Recycling Day. 2022. Available at: <https://www.globalrecyclingday.com/