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Recycled Office and School Supplies

Recycled Office and School Supplies


This assignment is designed to help you become familiarized with the environmental practices at your school and/or campus.   For the audit, you will each select ten (10) topics of interest in regards to environmental aspects of campus operations. The topics you may choose from are:

Recycled Office and School Supplies

Report All Leaks

Natural LightSwitch It Off

Closed Doors

Recycled Toner Cartridges

Multipurpose Office Appliances


Buy Used Books

Double Sided Printing

LEED Certified

Use Less A/C


Keep Vents Clear

Student Energy Patrol

Renewable Energy

Paper Decor

LED Lighting

Classroom Energy Audit

Solid Waste Practices

Source: “Efficiency Tips at School, Switch Energy Project”. Retrieved from (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. (See link for details)


  1. Select ten topics listed above
  2. Write a paragraph (minimum) discussing how your work addresses and/or implements each topic (Ten paragraphs total-minimum).  Does your work have a program implemented for a topic?  A specific department for the issue? Address the issue at all?  These are some of the questions you should research.  
  3. Evaluate your work space.  Do you consider your work a “green” campus?  Why or why not?  
  4. Propose some improvements for your school.  

What to submit – Generate a report with the following sections and submit to the assignment dropbox:

  • Introduction – Discuss the specifics of your school.  How many students attend?  How large is your campus?  How large are the buildings? This section should familiarize the reader with your school.
  • Topic Discussions – Include the description of each topic in this section.  
  • Evaluation – Include your evaluation in this section
  • References – Include all reference material (MLA style)