Communities In School’s Students Fight Against Plastic Use

Sustainability has been defined as, “meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs,” by Brundtland Commission in 1987. Pine Ridge Middle School students are doing sustainability justice by fighting the good fight against plastic pollution. Communities In Schools of the Midlands is proud to partner with Lexington School District Two in empowering students to participate in efforts against plastic use.

“Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”

The Brundtland Commission on sustainability in 1987.

The initiative has been graceful funded by Dominion Energy. Students are actively studying plastic pollution in science and applying that knowledge to everyday tasks. Pine Ridge Middle School students are currently collecting bottle caps and plastic lids to create a mural!

Read the official announcement here.
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