Its a War on Waste!
ABC TV's Craig Reucassel wages War on Waste with a three part documentary addressing Australia's monumental waste problem, and how we can solve it! Premiering on Tuesday May 16th for 3 weeks.
And for educators - the War on Waste resources page has lots of good stuff!
Behind the News and ABC 891 Radio are supporting the War on Waste, with Star of the Sea and Immanuel Primary Schools in a recent BTN piece on schools tackling waste, and ABC 891 recently hosting David Boarder Giles, a dumpster-diving anthropologist dump from Seattle, on Conversations with Richard Fidler.
WOW in the News!
Wipe Out Waste (WOW) was filmed in action with the students at Immanuel Primary School by the ABC!
‘Students from the Immanuel Primary School have set themselves an astonishing goal — to cut the entire school's waste to just one wheelie bin per week’
Read the full article and watch the story here.
2016 WOW Awards
The Wipe Out Waste Awards were presented at KESAB Sustainable Communities on 15th November 2016. WOW celebrated 10 years (since launch) in 2016, and thanks all past and present team members as well as sites and staff we have been fortunate enough to work with!
Upcoming events and activities
Wipe Out Waste (WOW) is a South Australian state-wide program to assist all sites, from pre-school to year 12, which supports learning about and reducing waste in a whole of school community approach.
WOW is funded by The Office of Green Industries SA and delivered by KESAB environmental solutions.