Busta and Pong explore how electronic equipment can be recycled
A great video on plastic recycling.
Deliver an interactive 15-minute assembly watching and learning about recycling with Busta and Pong, and testing your pupil's knowledge in a game.
Learn how each Busta Baby Mascot is made from 5 recycled plastic bottles.
A Recycle Now animation showing how councils treat food waste either by In-vessel composting or by Anaerobic digestion.
An animation showing how recycling plastic bottles, pots, tubs and trays can help the Earth and how just 5 plastic bottles can make a Baby Busta Mascot.
Join Busta and Pong in their investigation of what a wind farm is and how electricity is generated from wind turbines.
Busta and Pong explore which types of plastic can be recycled and how everyone can find out what type of plastic is recycled in their area
Busta and Pong explore how metals can be recycled
Busta and Pong explore how milk, juice, soup and other cartons can be recycled
Busta and Pong explore how paper and cardboard can be recycled
Busta and Pong explore how food waste can be recycled into compost
Busta and Pong explore how food waste can be recycled to generate power (Anaerobic Digestion)
Reward your recycling stars by putting them on a poster.
Did you know that recycled plastic bottles can be made into a fleece top?
Cardboard recycling poster.
Measure how much waste your school creates and create a waste reduction action plan.
The facts and stats in this support sheet could be useful when you are delivering lessons on recycling and sustainability.
Aluminium recycling poster
Sing-a-long or dance-a-long with Busta and Pong’s recycling song.
This activity pack accompanies the film library, featuring Captain Busta and Lieutenant Pong and their explorations into different types of recycling.
Simple classroom activities introduce food, carton, electrical, metal, paper and cardboard and plastic recycling. Then conduct a waste audit in your school.
Use this paper recycling poster to tell everyone what types of paper can be recycled.
Use the ‘Recycle here’ logo to signpost recycling bins.
A food waste poster for your school canteen.
Remind everyone in your school to reduce, reuse and recycle.
Tell everyone what types of textile can be recycled.
Use the plastic recycling poster to tell everyone what types of plastic can be recycled.
Glass recycling poster
Cans recycling poster
Make sure everyone knows what type of card can be recycled.
Recycling points poster
Display your schools eco-code for everyone to follow.
<p>This year you can work towards a special Wastebuster award and explore the issue of waste starting with our brand-new Halloween Homework Special.</p>
<p>This year you can positively support and engage your whole school community to ‘go green’ with this fun enrichment activity, and encourage everyone to be a more responsible consumer, reduce waste and recycle more.</p>
<p>The planner for 2020/21 contains dates for environmental days and weeks throughout the school year and hyperlinks to related Wastebuster resources.</p>
<p>The new planner for 2020/21 contains dates for environmental days and weeks throughout the school year and hyperlinks to related Wastebuster resources.</p>
The webinar video offers a simple and fun introduction to the Recycle it Right Challenge, to engage pupils and inspire your whole school to take part.
This special new film with Captain Busta has been created in the style of a ‘live webinar’, which is perfect for kicking off a plastic waste-themed week in school, at any time during the year.
Printable infographic for our Busta mascot.
Busta and Pong visit the Hinkley Power Plant to investigate nuclear power.
Use this ppt presentation to get your eco team Wastebusting! This is a ready-made ppt and template for the eco-team's first assembly.
Busta and Pong find out what the options are for waste on Earth.
An introduction to landfills as Busta investigates.
A Recycle Now animation encouraging disposal of WEEE at council recycling centres.
Supports Maths, Science and English as pupils find out how easily paper and cardboard is recycled.
A Recycle Now video explaining the process of paper recycling.(1:21)
A short video explaining the reasons for recycling plastic.
Explore the process of home composting, foods that can be composted and the importance of composting.
Find out what should be done with waste and discover the waste hierarchy. Video runtime 7:00
Use our mind mapping activity to explore what Reduce, Reuse and Recycle mean. Watch Busta's video to help inspire your pupils.
This activity encourages debate around environmental responsibility and prioritising actions, as pupils help Busta decide what to do next.
Pupils learn how to debate and present in this waste minimisation lesson.
Pupils create their own stop frame animation to convey an environmental message.
Busta, with the help of Pong investigates a Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) and discovers what goes on in the mysterious building.
A Recycle Now video explaining the process of plastic recycling.