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Crossgates primary school plastic free status

EDM (Early Day Motion) 513: tabled on 20 May 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 10 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises the efforts of Crossgates Primary School which has received the accolade as a Plastic Free School from the environmental campaign group, Surfers Against Sewage; further recognises the efforts of the school’s Plastic Free Committee to rid the school of plastic by cutting down on single-use cups, introducing reusable water bottles and recycling points for cans, bottles and pens; commends the school for raising awareness about plastic and sustainability and showing fellow pupils how they can cut down on their plastic consumption; celebrates the commitment the pupils have made to clean up their school, and their efforts to raise awareness in the the wider community through their Trash Mob which carries out a litter pick in the village of Crossgates.