For Teachers


Featured Activity: Waste-Less Lunch


Lead your students in learning about natural resources used in common packaging materials. Challenge your students to conserve natural resources through their lunch choices.

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For Students


Featured Activity: Conduct a Waste Assessment


Do you know how much waste your school puts in landfills each week? How much your school recycles or composts? Find out with a waste assessment and help your school create less waste.

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For Families


Featured Activity: Composting With the FBI


The FBI turn waste into healthy soil. Learn about how fungus, bacteria, and invertebrates break down organic matter. Help them out by composting in your home to keep food and yard waste out of landfills.

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