• Educate and inform all educators, learners and parents about the school recycling project to ensure active participation

  • Ensure that your school has a well managed drop-off site and storage facility for the recyclables

  • Identify a collector of recyclables who will collect or buy from your school, or a charity organization that will benefit from the recyclables

  • Identify which materials will be the easiest to recycle or collect at your school.

Special Notes

  • Clean the recyclables if heavily soiled e.g. foodstuff

  • Flatten the plastic bottles, cartons, cardboard boxes and cans to reduce volume

  • A plastics identification code appears on the product to identify packaging plastics