Sanitary District No.6 » Kids Corner

Kids Corner

Don't Litter and remind your friends to do the same.Keeping your neighborhood clean will make it a nicer, safer place to live and play.

Don't Waste our Resources


  • Turn off Water while brushing your teeth
  • Use dishwasher and washing maching only when full
  • Take quick showers


  • Have your parents turn down heat to 68 degrees or below
  • Wear sweaters
  • Turn off lights, TV's and video games when you are not using them


  • Ask your parents to arrange car pools for school and other activities
  • Walk when you can
  • Take the bus


REDUCE the amount of garbage your family uses

  • Use cloth shopping bags or recycled paper
  • Use both sides of paper
  • Take care of your toys - broken toys become Trash
  • Think of creative ways to reuse items

REUSE anytime you use something over and over you are saving our resources and helping to keep our Earth GREEN

  • Empty cereal boxes can be turned into great storage boxes - just cut and decorate
  • Empty glass jars are great for storing small items


  • Recycle bottles, cans, plastic and paper
  • It allows us to make new products from old ones
  • FACT - recycling one soda can, can save enough energy to run your TV for 3 hours!
  • FACT - recycling a stack of newspapers ten feet tall saves one WHOLE Tree!