News: Waste Wise Schools

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Hammond Park Primary’s Green Canteen

Congratulations to Hammond Park Primary School for introducing some fantastic initiatives at their school canteen which is called “The Fabulous Food Factory”. The canteen introduced reusable sandwich wraps, reusable lunch boxes and containers, reusable milo cups, paper straws and stainless steel spoons and forks. All the canteen’s food scraps are used to fuel the school’s compost and worm farm.



Waste Wise Schools

Minister for Environment, Stephen Dawson announced succesful grant recipients in the latest round of Waste Wise Schools (WWS) funding.

As a major ongoing program of the Waste Authority, WWS educates the current and future waste generators, recyclers and re-users in our community.

You can read the Minister's media release and more details on the program are available here.

Karrinyup Waste Wise School excels

Karrinyup Primary School is one of the recipients of a Waste Wise Schools grant and have used the funds to further enhance the message of sustainability across the campus.

Read the Minister's media release.

Visit the Waste Wise Schools program pages.

Waste Wise Newsletter

Check out the latest e-edition of Waste Wise Words.

In this Issue...


Changes to Waste Wise grant submissions

New Waste Wise grants for early years learning services

Find Waste Wise schools online

St Stephen's helps the homeless and tackles food waste

Waste free recipe - school biscuits

Top gardening tips from term 2

Find the best place to donate unwanted goods with

Enter our Plastic Free July draw

Professional learning opportunities for term 3

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