Schools

Schools

"Since introducing recycling we halved our number of rubbish bins which saves up to £1,300 per year in waste collection charges."
Brenda Smillie, Bursar, Stockwell Primary School

Reducing, reusing and recycling waste at school is good for the environment, enriches the curriculum, helps schools to become more sustainable and can result in money savings.

There are loads of ways your school can reduce, reuse and recycle:- 

Bring your class to see what happens to their rubbish and recycling at our Wandsworth site.

 Have a FREE assembly or workshop at your school to promote the 3 Rs

Start cutting the amount of food your school throws away

Have a look at our top tips for taking action on rubbish

Find out what recycling services are available from your local Council

See what other resources are available to help your school be as green as possible

 Watch the winning videos from our 2015 SpRRRead the Word Competition!

For more information on class trips or how we can work with schools, please get in touch with our education officers by email or phone 020 8875 8885/9

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE HAVE HAD TECHNICAL PROBLEMS WITH OUR BOOKING FORM _ IF YOU HAVE RECENTLY SENT US A REQUEST AND NOT HEARD FROM US PLEASE EMAIL US AT education@wrwa.gov.uk

Interesting Facts

Classes can visit our MRF education centre to find out what happens to your waste and why we all need to practice the 3Rs. 

 Click here to find out more or look at our flyer below

2017 flyer