Ballarat Tech School
War on Waste – Precious Plastic Program
Finalist in the 2019 Premier's Sustainability Awards – Education category
Ballarat Tech School’s War on Waste program inspires and empowers students, other schools and businesses in the battle against plastic waste, encouraging them to consider the long-term effects of waste on our environment and to use circular economy thinking. The program provides students with the chance to design and develop products and business ideas from other people’s waste.
By showcasing their work, it encourages others in the community to start seeing their waste as potential, not just as rubbish.