Surrey Primary Schools – Don't miss out on your free Wastebuster membership

All Surrey state primary schools are being provided with free access to the Wastebuster waste and environmental education programme.

Wastebuster helps schools reduce waste, explore waste in the curriculum and work towards Eco-Schools Awards. For a reminder of your school’s Wastebuster login please email:

What is available?

  • The Surrey Schools Wastebuster Homework Competition 2018 - a homework activity helping families to learn about plastic recycling. There is the chance for your school to win £500, and one of your pupils could win an iPad.
  • Teachers’ Bin - access resources eg cross-curricular lesson plans, eco-team activities, waste reduction guides, videos, Eco-Schools Award guides, and waste auditing tools.
  • The Wastebuster Challenge - complete the Explorer, Mission and Reporter Challenges. These fun challenges are perfect for an eco-committee or science club to get involved in.
  • Kids’ Bin - meet the characters, play games, go on Wastebuster missions, complete eco-challenges, read and contribute to the Green Team News, and get crafty in our ‘Make and Do’ area.

Free compost bins for Surrey schools*

To apply for a bin email with the email subject: Surrey school free compost bin offer. Please include your school address in the email and a contact name.

Compost bin details:

Height 1000mm
Diameter 800mm
Volume: 330 litres

If you have any queries relating to the compost bin offer please use the contact us page. Please note the application email address is for placing an order only.

Composting teaching resources are also available on the Wastebuster website, to help you with your new bin.

* One bin per school. Limited stock available on a first come first served basis.