The EMRC has a dedicated website for waste education. R-Gang represents ways for us to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Recover waste at home, at work, and in our community. The R-Gang website will provide you with local council information, resources, education programs and practical hints on how to manage your waste more effectively.
Visit www.rgang.org.au to find out more information.
This award-winning program provides professional development for teachers in Western Australia in developing school waste minimisation strategies, such as recycling, composting and worm farming, and administers a school grants program. The program is free of charge.
Visit www.wastewise.wa.gov.au to find out more information.
These are available to local primary schools in Perth's Eastern Region, free of charge. The Transpacific Cleanaway education program focuses on the three R's: recycling, reusing and reducing through practical demonstrations and entertaining class activities. The program is very popular, and teachers are advised to book early, as demand for the incursion are heavy.
Contact the waste education manager on (08) 9449 3378.
AUSSI provides a very useful website which brings together the many sustainability programs and resources available to schools in Western Australia.
Visit www.sustainableschools.wa.edu.au to find out more.
Keep Australia Beautiful can support your school in litter prevention through curriculum materials, professional development, community service, resources, contacts, support and advice.
Visit www.kabc.wa.gov.au for more information.