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Overview of Livermore High's Waste Reduction Efforts

On May 29, 2011 Environmental Science Teacher Stephen Bailey and a student presenter provided an overview of Livermore High School's extensive waste reduction efforts to student leaders and teachers at the Leadership and Environmental Action Forum.

Livermore's efforts include:

  • Campus-wide indoor and outdoor recycling stations
  • Battery recycling and recharging stations
  • Energy monitoring and efficiency upgrades
  • Partnerships with local businesses to divert coffee grounds to compost
  • Extensive participation by a wide range of student clubs and individuals
  • Service-learning opportunities for students in a wide range of classes
Click here for a comprehensive overview of LHS's recycling efforts