Recycling Signs

2018, Fort Collins, Colorado, USAStudent Action Recycling Signs

Abby Howshar, Fernanda Sandri, Cole Glover, Fossil Ridge High School

Before beginning the project, Abby, Fernanda and Cole, looked around Fossil Ridge High School to determine the effectiveness of the recycling bins already in place.  They quickly noticed that most of the bins were empty or filled with trash that cannot be recycled.

Recycling Signs Student Action CO

They decided the best course of action would be to place stickers on the bins that indicate what items should be recycled. The created and placed 150 poster signs that showed images of the items that should be placed into the recycle bins.  In addition, they aught 100 elementary school children about the benefits and methods of recycling.