Bowker Vale Primary School

Aiming High; Showing Integrity {{Being Respectful, Honest, Fair and Proud}}

Middleton Road,
Higher Crumpsall,
Manchester, M8 4NB

0161 740 5993

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  Bowker Vale Eco Team

Project - Waste!

This year, the Eco Team will continue to focus on Waste and how it effects our community and our planet as a whole. 

The Eco Team will be looking at how recycling food waste has changed in Manchester, thanks to Re:Food; a company that recycles our school food waste into a Biofuel that can be used to make electricity and fertiliser for agricultural use. Find out more about them here: https://refood.co.uk/ 

They will be passing on what they have learned to the school community.

Re:Food have created the 'Vision 2020' campaign to stop food waste from being taken to landfills altogether because in only a couple of years landfills in the u.k will be full.

Find out more on their website: http://www.vision2020.info/ 

Last year we took part in a Waste week campaign last year run by an Eco website called 'The Pod'. It has many interesting resources to look through and is an affiliate of Eco Schools.

Follow this link to find out more on Waste Week and other Eco topics.....

http://jointhepod.org/campaigns/campaign/59

 

Check back again soon for more updates.....