HMV Collegiate School Celebrated World Paper Bag Day

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  • July 14, 2022
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Jalandhar July 14 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Marking ‘World Paper Bag Day,’ the students of HMV Collegiate Sr. Sec. School prepared paper bags and motivated the public to shun plastic bags and use paper bags which are eco-friendly. Under the able guidance of Principal Prof. Dr. (Mrs.) Ajay Sareen, the students pledged to increase the usage of paper bags which are reusable and as well as recyclable.

The students prepared beautiful and captivating paper bags in so decorative manner by using newspaper, chart paper, gift paper. Through this paper bag exhibition, the students conveyed the message that plastic bags are not only bio-degradable; they can also endure a lot of pressure. It takes less energy to manufacture them as compared to plastic bags. Paper bags are also safer for pets and other animals.

Dr. Ajay Sareen said that HMV has installed Waste Paper Recycling Unit

Principal Dr. Ajay Sareen said that HMV has installed Waste Paper Recycling Unit which is utilized to recycle waste/used paper from students, office to generate various eco-friendly items. It is also used to recycle waste/used paper, cardboard, tetra packs, Xerox paper, denim material etc. Papers of different thickness, colour and quality depending upon the requirement is to be generated through this machine.

Paper is recycled three times and the waste water from the machine is utilized for gardening purpose. No chemical is used during the whole process except alum. Recycled paper is used for making office files, folders, envelope, gift wraps, packing material etc.

The School Coordinator Mrs. Meenakshi Sayal appreciated the efforts of the students and said that through our Paper Bag Day activity, the students were made aware of the things that pollute the environment, so that the students get the right knowledge and become responsible denizens. Such programs organized for the students help us in highlighting their talent. The overall in charge of the event was Ms. Gurdeep Kaur.

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