Challenge your school community to recycle right! Registration is open & available to all PK – 12 schools

Are you looking for a way to engage your students in an Earth Day project or a fun year-end student challenge? Participate in the Green Cup RECYCLE Challenge from April 1 – May 12 and compete with schools around the nation to help reduce waste and clean the earth.

You can choose ANY 4 weeks
between APRIL 1 – MAY 12, 2017
that work best for your school*

Participating schools compete for Bin Points by “recycling right” — improving recycling compliance rates and decreasing contamination. Weekly bin surveys provide instant feedback on your recycling efforts — no weighing required. It’s an easy, fun way to improve your recycling program and make a difference!

• Earn bin points by choosing the right bin:
Trash in the trash bin and recyclables in the recycling bins

• Earn waste reduction bonus points for extra credit:
Green purchasing, Composting and E-waste recycling

Schools will earn one of the following Green Cup Action Levels!
Recycling SUSPERSTAR = Most Improved
Recycling HEROES = 90-110 points
Recycling STEWARD = 70-89 points
Recycling ALLY = Fewer than 70 points

SPACE IS LIMITED, so register today!

*Your school can start/register as late as April 15th.
For more information, visit our website or email


Thank you to our sponsors:

Green Schools Alliance connects and empowers champions who are creating healthy and sustainable schools. Since 2007, the Alliance has grown organically with members from nearly 8,000 public and private schools in 43 U.S. states and 57 countries, representing more than 5 million students and almost a billion square feet of buildings.

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