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Green Plate Lunch

From: Pat Maxwell
Series: September 2009 - Isla Earth Radio Series
Length: 01:30

When is a good time to get a kid interested in reducing waste? As early as possible! And, if you pack your child’s school lunch, try getting them started on a “Green Plate Lunch Special.”

Inlay2_small When is a good time to get a kid interested in reducing waste? As early as possible! And, if you pack your child’s school lunch, try getting them started on  a “Green Plate Lunch Special.”  According to the Environmental Protection Agency, one elementary school student creates an average of 67 pounds of trash per year -- just from lunch...

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When is a good time to get a kid interested in reducing waste? As early as possible! And, if you pack your child’s school lunch, try getting them started on  a “Green Plate Lunch Special.”  According to the Environmental Protection Agency, one elementary school student creates an average of 67 pounds of trash per year -- just from lunch...

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