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Montgomery Middle - 2010

Contact: Tonino Russo

Team Name: Destination Conservation

Team Type: Club

Campaign Goal:

Reduce waste in our school.




What did we do?

  • Purchased 2 composters
  • Purchased bins to hold recycled material
  • Set up bins in eating areas for recycled material
  • Helped staff and students recycle paper, food and plastics
  • Created a PowerPoint with my club highlighting the amount of waste the school creates


The Best Part

  • Working with my club
  • The PowerPoint


Advice

  • Be prepared for a dirty, messy job
  • Look for the end result which is impressive


Comments about the Campaign

Our Custodian is on board and very excited about what we are accomplishing.


Did We Reach our Goal?

  • In process, it appears that we will save money with our trash disposal,
  • Should see at least 50% reduction in the amount of waste sent to the dump.


What we are most proud of

The environmental impact we are making at the school.


Additional Info

I'm very pleased with my club.