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Recycling of solid wastes at kindergartens centres

Radin Mohamed, Radin Maya Saphira and Algheethi, Adel Ali Saeed Abduh and Yaakob , M. A. (2016) Recycling of solid wastes at kindergartens centres. Songklanakarin Journal of Science and Technology SJST.

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The present study aimed to conduct an activity on environmental awareness campaign at a kindergarten centre, with the children age 4-6 years old. The activity included identify the various types of waste generated at the kindergarten and to realize the conservation practice by participating in simple waste management strategies and an explanation about recycling, reusing and reducing waste (3R). The activity provided the children more awareness about the importance of minimising the plastic wastes. The activity had created an interesting experience to the young generation through practice activity and has given a light on the nature conservation along their growing years. It can be concluded that the awareness of environmental issues among children have raised up as noted by looking at students physical expression. Children have understand the potential to conserve nature from a simple action which is recycling. After the activity, children’s were able to identify and divide the rubbish.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Awareness; environment; children, activity
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering > TD785-812 Municipal refuse. Solid wastes
Divisions: Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering > Department of Water and Environmental Engineering
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2017 03:39
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2017 03:39
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/8584
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