Share Italy’s LOVE for the planet this Vday!

The Green Channel is wishing you a HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!

In the spirit of spreading the love today, we thought we would share with you some of the things Italy does to show their love for our planet!

Did you know Italy is top in the European Union for waste recycling at 76.9% of urban, industrial and other waste?! The have 5 different waste/recycling bins that are the responsibility of the residents to separate accordingly and are strategically picked up on specific days of the week. Green represents vetro (glass) waste, yellow is for plastica/metallo (plastic and metal), white for carta (paper), brown for organico (organics), and usually black or non-coloured for indifferenziato (non-recyclables/other waste).

2020: Italy Becomes First Country to Make Climate Change Education Mandatory

According to Lorenzo Fioramonti, Minister of Education, there will be 33 hours a year built into the curriculum regarding this urgent topic. Read More.

In Rome You Can Pay Bus & Metro Tickets by Recycling Plastic Bottles

Commuters in Rome who recycle plastic bottles at metro stations can accumulate credits for the purchase of bus and metro tickets through the MyCicero and TabNet apps.
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Also sharing the love today, here are some articles of animals helping other animals:

Dying Puppy is Nursed Back to Life with the Help of Some Loving Chimpanzees

When a sick and infected puppy is brought into the Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue in West Africa, she gained the love of the chimpanzees immediately. Read More.

Golden Retriever Comes Home with a Baby Koala Whose Life She Just Saved

Owner says she was happy to let him snuggle her.
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