StopWaste at School


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Locker Leftovers- Berkeley High

Berkeley High School partnered with The East Bay Depot for Creative Reuse at the end of the 2010-2011 school year to divert reusable & recyclable materials away from the landfill. Volunteers from the Depot worked with students and teachers at Berkeley High to set up sorting stations during locker clean-out events. The school of nearly 3000 students diverted nearly 3 tons of material to recycling and reuse in just one day.

The school captured over 2, viagra sale 400 pounds of reusable materials including:

  • 5 pounds of pens and pencils
  • 46 pounds of electronics
  • 160 pounds of mirrors, games and locker organizers
  • 249 pounds of clothing
  • 309 pounds of books
  • 451 pounds of notebooks
  • 497 pounds of teaching materials
  • 766 pounds of binders

The school also collected 3278 pounds of recycleable materials during the event.