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Green Schools Initiative

Green Steps: Teaching Environmental Responsibility

The Green Steps program is an environmental education initiative that encourages individual schools in South Carolina to take annual sustainable steps toward becoming more environmentally responsible. Steps can be related to natural resource conservation, wildlife habitat, gardening, composting, water quality and more!

Recycled art at Community Centers: Children created art using recycled bottle caps, soda tabs and buttons.

Greening Your School

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control offers comprehensive teacher resources for reduction and recycling.

Useful Education Links

SCDHEC posters, workbooks, etc.
Kids for Saving Earth
Project Learning Tree
Ranger Rick
Planet Pals
PBS Kids
My Wonderful World for Educators
Keep America Beautiful
EPA's Recycle City
Energy Conservation
Meet the Greens
Endangered Species
Earth & Sky
Children of the Earth
Recycling Revolution
Population Education
An Educator's Guide to Green Lessons & Activities
Recycling Games and Activities
Paper Making Arts and Crafts
Natural Resource Management for Kids
Water Conservation for Kids
Recycle Works
Science Project Ideas for Kids
Garden Planting Guide
Creating a Box Guitar

Recycling Logo - city G logo with chasing arrows encircling it


Allison Brockman
Recycling Coordinator

Recycling FAQs

Public Works Offices:
360 S. Hudson Street
Greenville, SC 29601