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Small changes can lead to a healthier Earth

Small changes can lead to a healthier Earth

Viveka Kurup, Staff Writer

January 27, 2019

There are two types of people in this world. The first type is those who are aware of the waste disposal process and follow it. The second type is those who are confused about how the process works. Earth has been a home for many types of species. Its flourishing forests and oceans are sustainable living c...

Carlmont on the path to sustainability

Carlmont on the path to sustainability

Andrey Zaytsev, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

The idea of a green planet is a prominent topic in our world today, especially among youth. Carlmont has recently contributed to this trend with new products to help save the environment. The Carlmont administration has recently implemented a new type of water bottle, called Path Water, designed ...

The Green Team implements the tri-bin waste system at Carlmont

The Green Team implements the tri-bin waste system at Carlmont

Alexander English, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018

Implementing a tri-bin waste system at Carlmont has been the goal of The Green Team, Carlmont's club for environmental awareness, since the 2016-2017 school year. Within recent weeks, that goal has been achieved with 45 new sets of tri-bins on campus and a plan to add more. The members of the club ...

Green Team works to implement a tri-bin waste system

Green Team works to implement a tri-bin waste system

Rachel Matatyaou, Publicity Director

October 14, 2017

The Green Team is making efforts to establish a tri-bin waste system at Carlmont, which would consist of compost, recycling, and landfill. This would be an expanded and more efficient waste system, as the school currently has landfill bins with several recycling bins around campus. This club is l...

Hidden waste plagues Belmont’s parks

Hidden waste plagues Belmont’s parks

Kylie Lin, Scotlight Editor-in-Chief

September 12, 2017

For the most part, the city of Belmont excels at keeping parks trash-free for its numerous residents, but parks in Belmont are not as clean as they appear to be. For example, to combat littering within the confines of Belameda Park -- the park right next to the Belmont Library -- a staff member from the library monit...

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