2019 Class Materials
NOTE: The following materials are from the previous year's course and will change in 2020. In particular, the 2020 class will have virtual rather than onsite tours and two more class nights (so that classes are shorter in duration).
Please complete readings and reflections prior to each class. Presentations will be posted as they become available.
October 1 - Course Overview and Landfill
October 8 - Composting and Vermicomposting
October 15 - Waste Reduction and Reuse
Saturday, October 19 - Field Trip: Landfill & PRC (Required)
Meet at the Corvallis Republic Services main parking lot (view on Google Maps) by 9:00 am. We will be back by 12:30 pm.
October 22 - Recycling: Curbside Collection
Thursday, October 24 - Field Trip: Sorting Facility (Optional)
Meet at the Corvallis Republic Services main parking lot (view on Google Maps) by 8:00 am. We will be back by 1:00 pm.
October 29 - Recycling: Special Materials
November 5 - Household Hazardous Waste
Saturday, November 9 - Field Trip: OSU Sustainability (Required)
November 12 - Community Sustainability
November 19 - Pay Back Plans and Potluck
Please bring a potluck dish to share and your own reusable serving ware set!
Reading: Chp 8: Community Outreach
Reflection: Pages 159-160
Project breakout group topics:
School classroom presentations
Develop a simple recycling resource; distribute
Resource: Possible Payback Hours
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