Solid Waste Program Educators

CSWM has waste reduction educators serving the Comox Valley Regional District and the Strathcona Regional District.

As in integral part of Comox Strathcona's solid waste management plan all waste reduction presentations and Power of 'R' workshops are FREE of charge to the organization, group or school.

Power of 'R’ sessions are:

  • Suitable for audiences of all ages, from youth K – 12 to adult, indoors or outdoors
  • Useful to businesses and organizations interested in waste reduction and disposal options
  • Adapted to the BC Ministry of Education Big Ideas and cross-curricular competencies
  • Relevant to local issues in the context of the big picture 

Sessions can include:

  • Place-based learning (local ecological, historical and social connections) 
  • Project-based learning (stewardship initiatives or support for sustainable school or community projects)
  • Instructions on conducting waste audits
  • Product life cycle analysis
  • The link between consumption and waste
  • An exchange of creative ideas for personal change

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