Wastebuster

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Programme Benefits

Wastebuster is an environmental education programme designed to inspire, engage and inform pupils – to encourage them to care for the environment and become responsible, pro-active members of the community. 

The programme aims to:

  • Support practical steps towards waste reduction 
  • Integrate environmental topics to support curriculum learning 
  • Gain or maintain Eco-Schools awards
  • Improve Ofsted requirements for community engagement
  • Help promote your school ethos

Resources available to teachers:

  • Multi-media assemblies and activities for waste and eco-themed weeks or days
  • A year planner and accompanying resources linked to national days and weeks to support eco-team activities across the academic year 
  • A wide range of cross-curricular teaching resources including videos, topic info-packs, worksheets, games, activities and more...
  • A children’s site where pupils can independently explore, play and learn 
  • Newsletters to keep you informed of all the latest eco-news, events and more 

Types Of Membership

Basic membership (free)

Access to a limited number of Wastebuster resources.

Full school membership 

Access to all of Wastebuster’s resources and a tailor-made programme of support for your school. 

Please contact info@wastebuster.co.uk to find out more.

Local authority membership 

Our local authority membership packages include customised communications for schools and households in your district. They also offer all the benefits of full school membership for primary schools in your area.

More questions? Be sure to read our full list of FAQs

Please note: If your school is in one of the participating local authority areas listed below, you already have a Wastebuster account. For a login reminder, contact info@wastebuster.co.uk.

Register here

Wastebuster Local Authority Areas 2017/18

Adur District Council
Arun District Council
Ashford Borough Council*
Chichester District Council
Crawley Borough Council
Dartford Borough Council*
Elmbridge Borough Council
Epsom and Ewell Borough Council
Gravesham Borough Council*

Guildford Borough Council
Horsham District Council
Maidstone Borough Council*
Mid Sussex District Council
Mole Valley District Council
Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
Runnymede Borough Council
Sevenoaks Borough Council*

Spelthorne Borough Council
Surrey Heath Borough Council
Swale Borough Council*
Tandridge District Council
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council*
Waverley Borough Council
Warwickshire County Council
Woking Borough Council
Worthing Borough Council

 

*Trial service - limited school access

About Wastebuster

Wastebuster is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company dedicated to informing, engaging and inspiring children to adopt more sustainable lifestyle choices.

If you are interested in providing the Wastebuster programme for schools in your area please contact: info@wastebuster.co.uk or +44 (0)1483 202224.

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