Student Competition: Be A Waste Watcher

Submit a report on a waste offender, invent a solution or gadget, and win a trip to Vietnam!

Hemispheres Actions for Earth ‘Waste Watcher’ Challenge aims to emphasise how a wasteful lifestyle adds greenhouse gases to our atmosphere. By changing lifestyle habits, young people can help reduce CO2 emissions or offset them in creative ways. The competition is open to all students from primary to tertiary levels.

It opens on 11 January 2011 and contestants should submit their entry online www.mycarbonfootprint.sg before 4 May 2011. Winners will be announced on 19th May 2011 to commemorate World Environment Day.