1.Data collection – this task requires courage, please go to your bin, and start to sort your waste, to the different categories according to the pie bellow.
If you have a weight try to weight each segment, if you don’t, try to estimate what is the % of paper, plastic, organic waste etc.
Please upload here a picture before and after the sorting.
2. How can you improve the quality of your data?
3. How can you reduce your waste? Do you see any specific kind of product you use more often?
4.Please write in “Achievable Sustainability forum” one tip to the common audience on how to reduce their waste?
Feel free to upload a picture or to recommend any relevant topic.
5.Please analyse the following problem according to the "ASSIGNMENT TEMPLATES" for problem solving taught in class & prepare a presentation in groups of 4-5 for tomorrow.
If you were an environmental consultant, and your municipality would ask you for your expertise, what would be the way you would recommend reducing their waste? (there are many solutions, please write at least one)
Please consider the waste graph from class.
USA municipal waste by weight % 2018 (EPA)
1. Please read about wastewater technologies in our website as preparation for next class.
Please post your answer as a new post and not as a comment.