Christmas Card Recycling Competition for Schools



Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

Waste Services Department


Christmas Card Recycling Competition for Schools


  1. Collect Christmas Cards from family, friends, neighbours and take to school
  2. School Eco Committee sort cards into non-recyclable and recyclable cards: Remember the golden rule:

No to any cards containing, glitter, ribbons, foil or laminated


  1. School Eco Committee to count the number of Christmas cards recycled with their school cardboard giving the total to Bella Williams by 4pm on Friday 26thJanuary 2018


  1. The school with the highest number of recycled Christmas cards collected will win first prize with second and third places winning consolation prizes

Prizes: 1st £125           2nd £75       3rd £25

(in vouchers)

  1. To take part in this competition and a chance to win, please register via your school Eco Coordinator to

Bella Williams at


Good Luck!!!

       Prizes donated by Viridor Waste Management Ltd Community Benefits Fund