6 R’s:. Rethink, Reuse, Recycle, Repair, Reduce, Refuse. LESSON OBJECTIVES:. To understand the advantages of reusing, repairing and recycling materials. To work as a team, problem solve, design and model an environmentally friendly new product by reusing used materials.
Rethink, Reuse, Recycle,
Repair, Reduce, Refuse
Recycled Car Tyres
Biodegradable / Compostable materials :
Are made from natural plants and animal fibers, which then decompose and release nutrients and minerals.
Sustainable Design & Products
Have a minimum impact on the environment.
Did you know?Plastic bags are made from plastic using oil and can take up to 500 years to decay in landfill!!
Eco – foot print?
Is it fair trade?
Is it really needed?
Why should we REFUSE to use a product?
Is it made to last?
Trends / Styles?
Products re-made into a new products.
Product’ parts or materials can be used for another purpose without processing it.
Do not buy or use it.
Product’s parts can be changed or fixed .
The amount used can be less.