The new workbook: inspiring recycling lessons for schoolchildren

By Rinki

Kuva A-lehdet

The new Kierrätyksen sankarit (Recycling heroes) workbook has been published. It features a variety of fun and educational activities related to sorting, recycling and reusing materials for pupils aged 9 and 10.

Built around friendly recycling characters, it features word puzzles, sums, quizzes, games, mazes, crosswords, crafts and other creative activities of different levels.

Both teachers and pupils have contributed to the development of this workbook with an encouraging and positive approach to recycling. Teachers can order the Finnish version of the workbook from and the Swedish version from

The Kierrätyksen sankarit workbook is offered by Tuottajayhteisöjen neuvottelukunta (the producer organisations’ advisory committee) together with its partners Akkukierrätys Pb Oy, Encore Ympäristöpalvelut Oy, European Recycling Platform (ERP), Mepak-Kierrätys Oy, Puupakkausten Kierrätys PPK Oy, Recser Oy, SER-tuottajayhteisö ry, Suomen Autokierrätys Oy, Suomen Kuitukierrätys Oy, Suomen Keräyslasiyhdistys ry, Suomen Palautuspakkaus Oy, Suomen Rengaskierrätys Oy and Suomen Uusiomuovi Oy.