Aashi Shukla Class-VIII of The Emerald Heights International School secured second rank in West Zone (Junior Category: Classes V-VIII) at the All India School Contest 2020 organized by Indian Centre for Plastics in the Environment (ICPE) held from September 01 to October 31, 2020.
The contest was organized to create awareness among the younger generation, specifically the students by inviting their views and suggestions on how we could achieve a cleaner environment with responsible use of plastics and management of waste.
The topics of this year’s contest for junior category was, elaborate at least three steps by which your home and school can be free of plastic litter, importance of plastics in the conservation of natural resources and, how food wastages can be reduced with help of plastics packaging.
ICPE is a voluntary “Not for Profit “organization set up on the recommendation of a Task Force constituted by the Ministry of Environment & Forests, Govt. of India in January 1999 to formulate strategies and action plans on matters related to plastics in the environment.