Explore SIMS Municipal Recycling Plant and Waste Reduction

Open to: All teachers.

Opportunity at a Glance: Join the education staff from SIMS, DOE’s Office of Sustainability, and the New York City Department of Environmental Protection to tour the largest metal, glass, plastic, and paper sorting system in the country. Learn about what happens to recyclables beyond your blue and green bins and how litter impacts our environment and harbor water quality. Enjoy interactive displays, engaging activities, and networking with other educators.

Key dates: Tuesday, March 19; 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location: 472 2nd Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11232.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 19.

Sign UpFor more information: Email Helene Amato, educationoffice@dep.nyc.gov, or call her at 718-595-6557.