Litter Management in Schools
Schools have an obligation under the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to keep their grounds free of litter. Waste Services can offer advice and support to help them meet this obligation.
Who can help
- Waste Services has litter pickers, black bags and latex gloves available for practical projects and can also assist with classroom projects. Use the contact details below to arrange this.
- The Countryside Ranger Service are happy to advise and support litter projects where there is a strong conservation theme.
- The Community Wardens will also assist, particularly with practical projects out in the community.
- Eco Schools
The 'Litter' page provides useful background information.
- Keep Scotland Beautiful
This site offers lots of practical information and the chance to register your event on the National Spring Clean map.