A Waste Awareness Installation

-Take a trip to your average
-dumpster, residential trash room or curbside trashcan and what are you likely to see? more

A staggering array of gently used items like clothing, furniture, appliances, electronics and house wares — all ready to make their way to the local landfill. What a waste!

Throwing things away wastes raw material, energy and money — all of which are needed to make the stuff from scratch.

Plus throwing things away also hurts our environment by clogging land fills with non- biodegradable material and releasing hazardous toxins into ecosystem.



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-PDF Downloads

How Can You Help? (6.3 MB)

K-12 Standards for Quality SL Practice (1.3 MB)

Trash Tree Curriculum Web (351 KB)

Trash Tree Blueprint (1.7 MB)

Trash Tree Project Research (406 KB)

Trash Tree Rescue Guidelines (385 KB)

Trash Tree article on Flying Kite (414 KB)

Did You Know?

Only about 2% of personal computers ever find their way to a second user. 85% end up in landfills.

Did You Know?

Americans throw away more than 68 pounds of clothing per person each year. Less than 2% is truly worn out.

Stop by Trash Tree on Saturday, April 9, and take home a trash rescue of your choice!