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Students craft clothes for sustainability, against fast fashion

Christian Ledbetter and Grace Guo May 19, 2022

Senior Victoria Simich has always been in the hobby of homemade goods, be it making books with their grandma or sewing as a means of expression, however, their relationship with handmade goods changed...

Given uncertainties surrounding recycling industry, students should reconsider recycling

Given uncertainties surrounding recycling industry, students should reconsider recycling

Alivia Romaniuk March 21, 2022

We are all aware of the implications of disposable plastic. We’ve seen the sea turtles trapped in it, the whales who accidentally ingest it, the landfills that are full of plastic wrappers, straws and...

After Indianapolis designated one of most wasteful American  cities, Carmel community works to spread awareness, defy stereotype

After Indianapolis designated one of most wasteful American cities, Carmel community works to spread awareness, defy stereotype

Sowmya Chundi October 24, 2019

In his free time, sophomore Ethan Stoehr is an avid recycler and plastic collecter. In his room, Stoehr has bins full of plastic waste spanning from salad forks to shampoo bottles. He said that by creating...

Recycling Renovations: New recycling policy is an improvement, but would benefit from clearer instructions

Recycling Renovations: New recycling policy is an improvement, but would benefit from clearer instructions

December 13, 2018

In this day and age, with the planet’s temperature consistently increasing and sea levels rising, it’s vital to make little changes to culminate to a greater overall effect. However, it’s not hard...

Planning for the upcoming “Agent Recycle” project, senior Vikas Maturi, this year’s co-president of Design for CHS, edits and updates the information of this project.  Design for CHS has its own website that contains all the information of all its recent projects. DARRELL CHENG / PHOTO

Design for CHS to promote recycling for CHS

Beats November 10, 2015

Design for CHS's new project “Agent Recycle," to launch on Jan. 4, will aim to encourage more students to recycle in CHS.  According to club sponsor Jan Mitchener, Design for CHS continues...

Green Team to meet Oct. 28

Beats October 26, 2013

Green Team plans to meet on Oct. 28 in Room B222 to brainstorm about future projects they could pursue. According to president and senior Charles Liang, the club wants to concentrate on projects that the...

Roots and Shoots to host recycling drive

Author Archives November 13, 2012

Carmel Area Roots and Shoots will host a free recycling drive in the stadium parking lot on Nov. 17, according to Lauren Gibson, organizer of the event and senior. Students may bring appliances, computers,...

City, CHS students, DAO to host free electronics recycling event

Author Archives November 10, 2011

Carmel Utilities, CHS students and DAO (Disposal Alternatives Org) Recycling, have teamed up to host a major electronics and large item recycling event to celebrate America Recycles Day.  The event will...

Long Branch Estates has its neighborhood trash pick-up every Thursday. Once city-wide recycling begins, all Carmel residents can begin recycling various materials together without sorting them.

New ordinance provides curbside recycling to all Carmel residents through Republic Services

News October 19, 2011

Beginning in 2012, Carmel residents will experience changes to their trash and recycling services. A new ordinance, passed this September, will provide curbside recycling to all residents and transform...

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