School and community 'Pledge of Commitment' wall

We recognise the efforts the Logan community are making to protect the environment. Local schools and Logan residents have made the following pledges to reduce waste and take on more sustainable waste management behaviours.

School pledges

September 2019

Jimboomba State School Yr 4 pledged to:

  • Bring reusable drink bottles full of water to school every day.
  • Collect all recycling in our classroom and empty it into a school recycling bin.
  • Collect and recycle all our classroom paper.

January 2019

Waterford West School Age Care (PCYC) pledged to:

  • Remove all packets and gladwrap from our lunch boxes and pack our lunch in reusable containers instead.
  • Tell students in other classrooms how they can reduce lunch box rubbish.
  • Bring reusable drink bottles full of water to school every day.
  • Pick up litter around the school.
  • Always use both sides of our paper.

October 2018

Flagstone State Community College Special Education Program Yr 7-8 pledged to:

  • Collect fruit and veggie scraps from our lunchboxes every day to feed to the compost bin or worm farm.
  • Frequently discuss the types of things we can put into our compost bin or worm farm.
  • Check on our compost bin or worm farm weekly to ensure it is healthy and functioning.
  • Frequently discuss the positive impact our class is having on the environment by recycling our organic waste.

Edens Landing State School Yr 4 pledged to:

  • Collect all recycling in our classroom and empty it into a school recycling bin.
  • Tell students in other classrooms how they can Reduce, Reuse and recycle at school and at home.
  • Always use both sides of our paper. Collect and recycle all of our classroom paper.
  • Remove all packets and gladwrap from our lunch boxes and pack our lunch in reusable containers instead.
  • Bring reusable drink bottles full of water to school every day.
  • Teach others ways to be sustainable.
  • Always use both sides of our paper. Bring reusable drink bottles full of water to school every day.

John Paul College (Daisy Hill) Yr 4 pledged to:

  • Collect all recycling in our classroom and empty it into a school recycling bin.
  • Tell students in other classrooms how they can Reduce, Reuse and recycle at school and at home.
  • Always use both sides of our paper.
  • Collect and recycle all of our classroom paper.
  • Remove all packets and gladwrap from our lunch boxes and pack our lunch in reusable containers instead.
  • Bring reusable drink bottles full of water to school every day.
  • Take action regarding our resources.

September 2018

Kingston State College Special Education Program Yr 7-12 pledge to:

  • Collect all recycling in our classroom and empty into a school recycling bin.
  • Bring reusable drink bottles full of water to school every day.

Eagleby State School Yr 4 pledged to:

  • Collect all recycling in our classroom and empty it into a school recycling bin.
  • Tell students in other classrooms how they can Reduce, Reuse and recycle at school and at home.
  • Always use both sides of our paper.
  • Collect and recycle all of our classroom paper.
  • Remove all packets and gladwrap from our lunch boxes and pack our lunch in reusable containers instead.
  • Bring reusable drink bottles full of water to school every day.

Community pledges

October 2018

Anonymous pledged to:

  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan Recycling Market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.

T. Wallis from Rochedale South pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Avoid individually wrapped items, and single serve containers.
  • Buy items made of recycled content; use and reuse them as much as possible.
  • Establish, re-establish or maintain a backyard compost bin or worm farm.
  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan Recycling Market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.

L. Tosi from Browns Plains pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Avoid individually wrapped items, and single serve containers.
  • Buy items made of recycled content; use and reuse them as much as possible.
  • Establish, re-establish or maintain a backyard compost bin or worm farm.
  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan Recycling Market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.
  • To do our best.

J. Niessen from Rochedale South pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Buy items made of recycled content; use and reuse them as much as possible.
  • Establish, re-establish or maintain a backyard compost bin or worm farm.
  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan Recycling Market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.

S. Engeham from Bethania pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Avoid individually wrapped items, and single serve containers.
  • Buy items made of recycled content; use and reuse them as much as possible.
  • Establish, re-establish or maintain a backyard compost bin or worm farm.
  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan Recycling Market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.

S. Evans from Waterford West pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Avoid individually wrapped items, and single serve containers.
  • Buy items made of recycled content; use and reuse them as much as possible.
  • Establish, re-establish or maintain a backyard compost bin or worm farm.
  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan Recycling Market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.

D. Whelan from Regents Park pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Avoid individually wrapped items, and single serve containers.
  • Buy items made of recycled content; use and reuse them as much as possible.
  • Establish, re-establish or maintain a backyard compost bin or worm farm. Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan recycling market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.

T. Mason from Tanah Merah pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Avoid individually wrapped items, and single serve containers.
  • Buy items made of recycled content; use and reuse them as much as possible.
  • Establish, re-establish or maintain a backyard compost bin or worm farm.
  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan Recycling Market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.

M. Furness from Rochedale South pledged to:

  • Refuse plastic bags and use reusable bags when shopping.
  • Collect all recyclable materials from our homes and place then into the recycling bin.
  • Avoid individually wrapped items, and single serve containers.
  • Donate good quality items to an op shop or the Logan recycling market.
  • Encourage my family and friends to change the way they generate, or manage, their waste materials by sharing my positive experiences.