Sustainable Materials photos #18

Loreto College made their own resuable water bottle! SSAlban and St Stephens created monsters from recycled materials – many more schools did amazing projects with recycled materials amongs other things

Herts Waste Aware Partnership organised a Swishing Event and over 40 people came along to swap clothes!


Apsley Paper Mill ran a special tour day to see how paper is made and recycled – and lots more too!

Oaklands College collected over 600 plastic bottles with their Slam Junk! and Plastic Beach project

The Library Service held Shaker Parties for toddlers in Harpenden and St Albans- with make-your-own Shakers from recycled materials!

St Lukes held a a magnificent upcycling and repair fair with bikes being fixed, necklaces given a new lease of life, sewing repairs and upcycled furniture and garden items from the brilliant Emmaus project

The Know How Festival – which attracted 500 people – included bike repairs, upcycled clothing, plasticfree stall, composting sessions and info on recycling

20/20 Eyecare in Harpenden asked people to bring in their unwanted spectacles for recycling for people who needed them – as well as having a fabulous display for #SustWeek18!