Some useful fact sheets, information and activities about rubbish and recycling.
- Please feel free to print and display the Waste Education for Schools and Nurseries poster on your Eco-Schools board and around your school to let teachers and pupils know about the free resource available
- Blue Bins If your school has a blue bin service then you can recycle the same variety of materials as you can at home.Blue bags are still available free of charge. Please email the Waste Team to request new bags.
- firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain these) If your school has a blue bin service the following can be recycled. Schools can print and display the poster and we can also provide the image as an A5 adhesive sticker for internal and external recycling bins (schools can contact
- The poster can be printed and displayed in school to demonstrate the cost of landfill in West Lothian
The following example health and safety script, risk assessment and Safe Systems of Work for the downloadable activities can be printed or downloaded:
Please note: these are for reference only and teachers/group leaders/parents/guardians should complete their own risk assessments and adhere to any school/group health and safety policies and procedures.
- Green Impact and School Switch Off
- (This poster can be printed and displayed in schools to show how glass bottles and jars can be recycled)
- The following activities can be downloaded and printed for use in classrooms.