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Recycling and Waste disposal has been quiet the hot topic in recent months, between bin weight levies and Ireland now been ranked as Europe's top waste provider. On average a person living in Ireland produces 61kg of plastic waste each year. So many questions as to why this is the case. Why are we the biggest producers? Where does it comes from and where does it go? And most importantly what are we going to do about it? A difference certainly needs to be made starting here..
Why are we the TOP PRODUCER?
For some reason in Ireland, we feel the need to have every morsel of food wrapped in plastic and packaging. How did we cope all those years ago before we became a disposable nation. 30 years ago, the thoughts of buying bottled water and coffee-to-go was ludicrous and now it is quiet the norm...
A 6th class in a rural school have created something special.It is not only book on informing people about the environment and recycling.It is more than just a book it is a movement in which young people can educate themselves on the importance of how we treat our environment and why it is so vital that we recycle in order to do this..
We will now be covering a number of areas in Co Kildare
A bried intro to why you should recycle and why it's not that big of a deal...