The Recycle Rangers: Planet Protector Program challenges students and the school community to become active agents of change, finding new ways to protect the planet by using the 5 R’s –Rethink, Refuse, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle/Compost.

Get involved:

  1. Book a Recycle Rangers Visit to your school!
    Our dynamic, multimedia puppet presentation is designed and curriculum-linked for Grade 3, 4 & 5 students. So book your free school visit today.
  2. Join the Waste Reduction Challenge!
    Start by doing a school waste audit – all the information and resources are right here at your finger tips. When complete, enter your waste audit result on-line when you join the Recycle Ranger Waste Reduction Challenge.
  3. Explore our website!
    Our website is full of “How to…” videos, teacher resources, curriculum-linked activities, lesson plans, worksheets and much more. Integrate waste reduction education into your school and classroom.

School highlights

Winners of the Waste Reduction Challenge Announced!

The Recycle Rangers: Planet Protector Program is pleased to announce that Armour Heights Public School in Peterborough, Ontario has won the Waste Reduction Challenge!

Armour Heights Public School was able to recycle or compost 76% of the school’s waste.

Congratulations to Ganaraska Trail Public School in Port Hope for winning the regional challenge in Northumberland County.

Congratulations to Jack Callaghan Public School in Lindsay for winning the regional challenge in City of Kawartha Lakes.

A huge thank you to all schools that participated in this exciting challenge!

Thank you for doing your part to protect our planet and reduce waste!