Reducing waste in schools

Brisbane City Council's Waste Smart School and Waste Smart Kindy programs work with staff and students on working towards reducing waste through education, recycling and composting.

Early learning centres and schools in Brisbane are making great improvements in reducing and managing waste.

Waste Smart education programs

Our Waste Smart education programs can help you to:

  • manage waste streams
  • understand how much waste is generated 
  • explore sustainable alternatives.

Teacher resources

More information

For more information about reducing waste in schools, including teacher resources, email the Waste Education team or phone Council on 07 3403 8888.

Last updated: 24 November 2021
Topics: school