The Zero Waste Education Program is touring schools in the Squamish Lillooet Regional District (SLRD). Students will learn where their waste goes, conduct waste audits, and participate in the Zero Waste Challenge. This blog follows the program, tracking the Zero Waste Challenge results. The program is an action initiative of the SLRD’s Solid Waste Management Plan. The goal of this plan is to reduce the regions solid waste by 67%.
Thursday, 18 April 2013
Green Prizes to Promote "Acts of Green"
The SLRD is sponsoring the Earth Day/Pitch-In Week Garbage Free Lunch Challenge by offering up some green prizes to promote more acts of green this week. All participants will have a chance to win a green prize, ranging from reusable and washable fabric snack and sandwich bags, to 100% recycled pencils and journals, to soy crayons. These products all share a green design and an effort to promote Zero Waste ideals. Support Zero Waste Design whenever you can!