Our Impact

Since the year 2000, EERST has been putting classroom recycling bins into NZ schools and preschools, and rewarding them with native trees. 

248,445 native trees planted

4,185 schools and preschools signed up.

56,641 classroom recycling bins given out.

501,213m3 of landfill space saved

62,652 tonnes of paper and cardboard diverted from landfill. 

90% of all schools and 52% of all preschools nationwide


A programme run by Environmental Education for Resource Sustainability Trust

Suite A, 184 Cameron Road

Tauranga 3110

PO Box 2523, Tauranga 3144

07 578 7025


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