Eco-Schools Press Launch at PS 31, November 18, 2015

Parents of PS 31 do you know what we have accomplished so far as an EcoSchool?

 

         

 

Successes From 2015 – 2016

 Increased green space in our school garden which was designed and built by our STEM students.      

  Thanks to our Super Hero Waste Warriors and Staff!  86% average of school-wide waste was diverted from the landfill.  93% average of cafeteria waste was diverted from the landfill.  Three bin recycling station in every classroom with DSNY signage.           

  

  Reduced energy consumption by an average of 12.6%   

  

Toilets were retrofitted to low flow saving in water usage.  Porcelain from old toilets used in Billion Oyster Project to help make habitats for expansion of oyster population.