On Tuesday some people from the SIFE project at Waikato uni. came and talked to us about sustainability and worm juice ETC.
Here are some notes i took:
- Our NZ recycling is recycled in China
- It is better to buy bulk products and separate into reusable containers
- 60% of our classroom rubbish could have been recycled
- Worms hate citrus fruit and fruit skins
- NZ has 1000 closed landfills and 60 closed landfills
- Paper takes 2.5 months to disintegrate,Milk cartons take 5 years to disintegrate,tin can takes 10 years and a beer can takes 100 years.
- Theres no point having futre leaders if there is no futre to lead!