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BUY DIRECTLY FROM THE FARMER… FROM THE TREE TO YOUR DOORSTEP!

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

When you buy local and seasonal food, you will be supporting sustainable agriculture, supporting local business and producing less waste. Materials like plastic are only used for a matter of minutes but remain with us for centuries.

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THE AFTERMATH OF CAMPING, AT THE COST OF THE ENVIRONMENT

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

The rubbish skip is overflowing with trash. The waste is not separated and both the grey and the black garbage bags are thrown in the rubbish skip mixed together. This shows that waste is not discarded responsibly. Waste can be carried by wind or by animals, littering other spaces, leaving adverse impacts on the ecosystem and natural habitat of animals living in the surroundings. It is also a nuisance to the public eye.

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PLASTIC PACKAGING IS OFTEN POLLUTION FOR PROFIT!

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

It is better to buy fruits with no packaging because plastic is not good for the environment. When you are on the beach, throw plastic in the right bin because if you leave it there, it will eventually go to the sea and then many creatures will become extinct because of us humans.

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THE CONSUMER WANTS IT SO!

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

More than any other time of the year, Christmas is when excess packaging gets noticed – and the problem seems to be getting worse. Food packaging is getting out of control. Waste in the name of the consumer. Most plastic products become waste in the same year in which they were produced.

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REDUCE SINGLE-USEPLASTIC IN FOOD PACKAGING

submitted by DINGLI PRIMARY : BEN, BONELLO  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

Do we really need so much additional and unnecessary packaging, which serves no purpose? It is not there for protection or to extend the life of the item. Packaging of sweets can often be excessive, especially during Christmas.

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