Environmental Awareness Day
Students from Prairie View Elementary in Holmen are
doing just that.
after a visit from Harter's Quick Clean-Up.
The waste managment company met with students today
to talk about the importance of recycling and what
it means for the environment..
As part of the lesson.
each student recycled something in the school's recycling
Harter's then picked up the students' recycled materials.
and showed them exaclty what belongs in those big
They are learning how to identify what is a recyclable
item, looking for the triangle on the item to see
if it is recyclable, then make sure it's getting the
Today's demonstration isn't the only way students
learn about the environment.
Students also take part in recycling and composting
throughout the year.