Activity #1. Weight your/family garbage for 7 days:
1.1. Compare your average waste weight to your country average per person, and global average:
1.2. Suggest ways to minimize your personal waste
Activity #2: The 5 ‘Rs’ are 5 key factors when thinking about how to minimize your waste, Find out what they are and give an example from your personal life.
Activity #3. Ecological footprint:
3.1. Calculate your own footprint: link to survey
3.2. List of countries by ecological footprint:
USA and Canada have a similar Ecological footprint, However one country has a deficit and the other does not. Explain why.
3.3. What is the connection between Ecological footprint, Country area and population?