The Waste Paper Collection Scheme will come into effect from environmentally friendly schools coinciding with the World Environment Day in Rasht.
According to ILNA quoting from the Public Relations of Waste Management Organization of Rasht Municipality, the Qods Park of Rasht will host the environmentally friendly schools on June the 5th, which coincides with the World Environment Day.
10 primary schools were selected by the Waste Management Organization of Rasht Municipality to participate in the program as a pilot scheme to collect waste paper.
In order to attract the participation of students and principals in this scheme, the other schools are also free to attend the program.
Regarding the warning of "each second a tree is cut to make paper", the students will attend to pay attention to paper as valuable recyclable litter.
The collection scheme of waste paper will be held next to the Qods Park Pavilion of Rasht from 9 to 12 a.m. along with the distribution of prizes among students.