Çevresel Adımlar | Reduce Reuse Recycle Age:9-13


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Çevresel Adımlar | Reduce Reuse Recycle Age:9-13

  1. 1. WE LOVE NATURE & ENVIRONMENT & EARTH Environmental Awareness Education Supported by - www.cevreseladimlar.com – Turkey
  2. 2. Question ? <ul><li>Do you know who pollutes our environment ? </li></ul><ul><li>Animals </li></ul><ul><li>Trees </li></ul><ul><li>Buildings </li></ul><ul><li>People </li></ul><ul><li>Televisions </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Answer: People </li></ul><ul><li>Can we do something for our world and environment </li></ul><ul><li>Sure, Why Not ? </li></ul><ul><li>Let’s see what can we do for better environment </li></ul>
  4. 4. Knowledge <ul><li>All of us must reach clean and safe water </li></ul><ul><li>All of us must have clean and fresh air </li></ul><ul><li>People shouldn’t be ill from the results of pollution </li></ul><ul><li>People should be have more healty foods </li></ul><ul><li>We would think about our’s future and moment </li></ul><ul><li>So let’s adopt this rule </li></ul><ul><li>“ Reduce-Reuse-Recycle” </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is Reduce-Reuse-Recycle ? <ul><li>Reduce: Clever children don’t buy so much things that are not needed. Also they think some good ideas to protect the usage of natural sources. </li></ul><ul><li>Reuse: Clever children can use existing materials more than one time. That could be a printed paper or a used water bottle. They don’t throw them away easily. </li></ul><ul><li>Recycle: Clever children knows that all of the used materials are not waste. Some of them can be recycled and use again. We put paper, glass, metals into </li></ul><ul><li>recycle boxes and we can help to provide new materials from them. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Ideas for Reduce <ul><li>Always carry a reusable shopping bag with you - don't accept every paper bag you are offered. </li></ul><ul><li>Only buy what you need - buy more & you'll throw it out! </li></ul><ul><li>Drink tap water instead of bottled water - keep a jug in the fridge. </li></ul><ul><li>Buy loose fruit & veg not pre-packaged - weigh vegetables separately but put them all in the one bag. </li></ul><ul><li>Choose products that are minimally packaged or with packaging which can be recycled. </li></ul><ul><li>Choose reusable napkins not disposable ones. </li></ul><ul><li>Leave newspaper supplements you are not going </li></ul><ul><li>to read in the shop. </li></ul><ul><li>Bring a lunchbox to school/work instead of using foil or cling film. </li></ul><ul><li>When using paper - use both sides of the page. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Ideas for Reduce <ul><li>Send emails whenever possible - never print them out. </li></ul><ul><li>Share magazines with friends & see if your GP can use unwanted magazines in the waiting room. </li></ul><ul><li>Return all junk mail to sender. </li></ul><ul><li>Bring old glasses back to the optician for use in the developing world. </li></ul><ul><li>Bring all your household batteries to the collection points in libraries & offices across the county. </li></ul><ul><li>Recycle ink jet/toner cartridges & mobile phones through your supplier. </li></ul><ul><li>Buy a vacuum cleaner with reusable/washable bags. </li></ul><ul><li>Donate books, old clothes & toys to charity shops and </li></ul><ul><li>jumble sales. </li></ul><ul><li>Choose reusable nappies. </li></ul><ul><li>Use Styrofoam or broken crockery as drainage in plant pots. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Ideas for Reuse <ul><li>Reuse makes a difference to the environment. </li></ul><ul><li>K eep goods and materials out of the waste stream </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce the need for raw materials and packaging </li></ul><ul><li>Save energy from manufacturing another item </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces the strain on valuable resources, such as fuel, wood and water, and helps safeguard the environment </li></ul><ul><li>Creates less air and water pollution than making a new item or recycling </li></ul><ul><li>Reuse creates affordable and attractive item </li></ul>
  9. 9. Ideas for Reuse <ul><li>Only buy things you really need. </li></ul><ul><li>Most of what we throw away could be used again. </li></ul><ul><li>Think twice before you put something in the bin.  </li></ul><ul><li>Rent, borrow or share tools or other items you don't use often </li></ul><ul><li>Save and re-use packing materials to send parcels </li></ul><ul><li>Use scrap paper for notes </li></ul><ul><li>Give gifts in reusable bags or boxes </li></ul><ul><li>Use containers again - buy food, drinks and toiletries in returnable containers </li></ul><ul><li>D onate or sell second hand clothes, toys, books and furniture. </li></ul><ul><li>R epair, restore or adapt a product you already have. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Recycle <ul><li>Recycling is the process of taking a product at the end of its useful life and using all or part of it to make another product. </li></ul><ul><li>What materials can be recycled </li></ul><ul><li>Electronics, Paper, Glass, Household, Garden, Automotive , Metal, Construction … </li></ul><ul><li>So do not throw away all things that you don’t use anymore. Put them into recycle boxes </li></ul>
  11. 11. Here’s Your Mission <ul><li>Set up a recycling system at home and at school. 1) Ask your local municipality for recycling guidelines and bins. 2) Set up a place in your home for the recycling bins. The garage or big roll–out kitchen drawers are good places. 3) Make a label for each bin clearly listing what items belong in them. </li></ul><ul><li>4) Meet another people and tell our ideas to them </li></ul><ul><li>5) Arrange a freecycle group at your school. Share your </li></ul><ul><li>materials with other students. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Thank You Children <ul><li>We are trying to make better environment for you in future. </li></ul><ul><li>Be aware about environmental problems and try to fix them. </li></ul>