Introducing Composting to Tarakan High School Students

On Saturday February 23th, Tarakan Cleaning Agency introduced composting methods to the Green Team of SMA 1 Tarakan (Senior high school). The Green Team is the Environmental Club of SMA 1. In this event, Sonya Wijayanti as discussant demonstrated the Takakura Method to the students.

SMA 1 Tarakan is one of the top schools  in Tarakan and will be implementing eco – school activities.  One of their programmes is zero waste management.  Existing waste management in the school is focused on reducing the amount of inorganic waste (Tabungan Lingkungan Programme). In the future, this school will limit the use of plastic bags and reduce the number of plastic bottles by encourage all students to bring a drinking bottle from home.

By sharing knowledge about the Takakura method, this school is expected to implement it in a way to achieve zero waste.