Earth Month 2012 textile recycling contest is a huge success (Infographic)

USAgain‘s 2012 Earth Month Contest saw over 500 schools compete for cash prizes while collecting reusable clothing & shoes in an effort to divert waste from landfills. Our top winning schools include:

Total Pounds Collected

  1. St. Clare School (O’Fallon, IL)
  2. Sunrise Elementary (Kent, WA)
  3. Park Avenue Memorial Avenue Elementary (Amityville, NY)

Total Pounds Collected-per-student

  1. Picasso School (El Granada, CA)
  2. Mt. Vernon Academy (Daly City, CA)
  3. Alpha Montessori (Westchester, IL)

With over 210,000 lbs of textiles collected throughout April’s monthlong event, this year’s Earth Month contest was a huge success! See for yourself – check out the infographic below (click the image to see a full-size hi-resolution PDF):

USAgain's Earth Month 2012 Infographic

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