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Hawaiʻi School Bottle Cap Collection Challenge​

April 02, 2014


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Mahalo to the 56 schools from 4 islands that participated in the Hawaiʻi School Bottle Cap Collection Challenge. The plastic caps collected will be sent to California, where they will be recycled into new products, including Method’s Ocean Plastic bottle and Preserve Toothbrush and Razor handles. The top three schools in four categories will receive a Waste-Free Classroom Celebration Kit complete with cloth napkins, reusable Preserve cutlery, cups, plates, and Method Ocean Plastic dish + hand soap. The top winning school will receive a special performance by Jack Johnson. Winners will be announced on Earth Day, April 22. 

Check out our blog page for great stories from schools about their participation in the challenge!

Mahalo to our partners Method, Preserve, RRR Recycling Service Hawaiʻi, T&N Computer Recycling, Aveda, and Sustainable Coastlines Hawaiʻi for supporting this campaign. 

Stay tuned for a special edition of the Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation eNewsletter to find out who our winners are.