18 May '12, 5pm

Kids Petition Crayola to Recycle Markers

Kids Petition Crayola to Recycle Markers

Written by Jenn Savedge, Mother Nature Network A group of elementary school students concerned about the environmental impact of Crayola products has launched Crayola: Make Your Mark! , a fast-growing campaign on Change.org that has already gained more than 59,000 signatures. The students, kindergarten through fifth-graders at Sun Valley School in San Rafael, Calif., are part of a Green Team called Kids That Care led by volunteer Land Wilson, known as Mr. Land to students. Wilson created the Change.org petition after his students discussed the environmental impact of discarded plastic. Check it Out: Museum Exhibit Teaches Kids About Reuse In his petition, Wilson writes: “Every year, Crayola makes about half a billion markers — enough markers to wrap around the earth more than three times! — and sells them all around the world. Millions of kids use and love Crayola products...

Full article: http://earth911.com/news/2012/05/18/kids-petition-crayola...

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