New Smithfield Market, Units E1 - E4
Whitworth St East
Manchester M11 2WJ
What do they do?
EMERGE is a community business which collects recycling from homes, schools and businesses. They are committed to educating people to reduce, reuse and recycle and are also linked to the FareShare food charity distributing food to homeless shelters.
What support is offered to Schools?
Collecting recycling. Help in setting up recycling schemes. Education workshops for primary and secondary schools. They are also available for events.
They can: Support the implementation of a holistic waste action plan; Help schools achieve Healthy and Eco-school status; Provide something extra to report to Ofsted.
Example of activities
Sessions focused on Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, including talks, art workshops and assisting pupils to create their own assemblies.
Education: a REAL insight into the reality of our current waste crisis bringing the 3Rs (reduce, re-use, recycle) to life with interactive workshops using game playing and story telling.
School staff training: which will answer questions around sustainable procurement and waste management at school.
Waste Action Plans: what a load of rubbish! They'll help you to implement a strategy for sorting out your waste problems.