Presentation on theme: "COMENIUS PROJECT 2010-2012 “Heal the world! Yes,we can! “ HEAL THE WORLD ! YES, WE CAN ! ” Panevezys – Lituania 1 st meeting 17-20 January 2011 I. I. S."— Presentation transcript:
COMENIUS PROJECT “Heal the world! Yes,we can! “ HEAL THE WORLD ! YES, WE CAN ! ” Panevezys – Lituania 1 st meeting January 2011 I. I. S “ M. PAGLIETTI “ Porto Torres – Sardinia ITALY
How much time do they need …? Plastic bags: years Tin cans: 500 years Glass: 1000 years Polystyrene: 1000 yaes Fishing nets: years Cigarette butts: 1-5 years Matches: 6 months Paper towels: 3 months Plastic: Never In the sea
How much time do they need..?.? On the land Plastic never Paper towels 3 months Matches 6 months Cigarettes butts 1-5 years Plastic bag years Fishing nets Glass 1000 years Polistyrene 1000 years Cans 500 years
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Questionnaire Type and quantity of matter collected: thousands of tons of paper, glass, wood, plastic, special refuse (non household garbage), household garbage. Means of collection: lorries. Number of workers and working time: about 10 people working around 8 hours. Range of collection area: paper, plastic and glass from about 50 counties, wood from the all over the Island. Working cycle: it’s not a full cycle as they don’t recycle, but simply collect and pack up great quantities of waste according to its type.
Collection procedure A lorry carrying the waste is weighed as soon as it arrives at the platform A bulldozer puts the waste on a conveyer belt connected with a big packing press. The press compacts each kind of waste separately into cubes. The cubes are stored and then carried to be recycled in different special recycling centres. Such procedure is applied to paper, plastic and wood, while glass is separated according to the colour before being carried to a suitable recycling centre
How ? Vivere in un habitat pulito e ordinato Live in clean and tidy environment Rispettare l’ambiente Rispect environment Suddividere i rifiuti per categorie utilizzandone cassonetti colorati Differentiate litter for categories, make use of coloured bins Differenziare Differentiate Diventare Creativo, Sfrutta la tua fantasia Become creative, exploits your fantasy Riutilizzare Reuse Usa correttamente: Acqua, Energia, Materiali Use correctly: water,energy,other materials Risparmiare Save Impara a… / Learn to… Impegnati a… / Try to…