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WHAT A WASTE!

submitted by DINGLI PRIMARY : CRAIG ARDING  for 7-10
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): COLLEGE SOCIAL MEDIA OUTLETS, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under Photos reporting-photo
awarded: Commended

Where are the apples? Shoppers are becoming more aware of plastic waste – but that has not stopped retailers from using excessive packaging for their goods!

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DO NOT THRASH OUR BEACHES

submitted by DINGLI PRIMARY : Elisa Caruana  for 7-10
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): COLLEGE SOCIAL MEDIA OUTLETS, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under campaigning-photo Photos
awarded: Commended

All these things are supposed to be in the trash bin. Then why do you throw them around on the sand where other sea creatures live? I believe this sad face represents pollution and the trash that we’re throwing away, which then ends up in the ocean.



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PLASTIC PACKAGING – HERO OR VILLAIN?

submitted by DINGLI PRIMARY : BRIANNE GAUCI  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): COLLEGE SOCIAL MEDIA OUTLETS, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under campaigning-photo Photos
awarded: Finalist

Why use a plastic bag for these types of needs, when you can use a fabric bag! Cloth bags, because of their reusable nature, help reduce the amount of single-use plastic being used and discarded into the environment.



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DONE WITH EXCESS FOOD PACKAGING?

submitted by DINGLI PRIMARY : BRIANNE GAUCI  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): COLLEGE SOCIAL MEDIA OUTLETS, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under campaigning-photo Photos
awarded: Commended

Stop single-use plastic. Buy fresh and local! Even though some packaging is necessary, a lot of products have excess packaging, which can mean that the product costs more! Packaging is often also sent to the landfill, as it can be difficult to recycle.



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POINTLESS PACKAGING

submitted by DINGLI PRIMARY : BRIANNE GAUCI  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): COLLEGE SOCIAL MEDIA OUTLETS, other, school magazine, school media, website
filed under campaigning-photo Photos
awarded: Finalist

Do we need plastic?? About 100 years ago, single-use products were invented, leading to the plastic packaging boom. Food packaging is full of toxic chemicals! It might actually introduce chemicals that could infiltrate your food.



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