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24th February Venue - KR Mangalam University

Best Out of Waste” Competition organized by APJ Abdul Kalam Science Society

The virtual competition on “Best Out of Waste” was organized by APJ Abdul Kalam Science Society, KR Mangalam University on 24th February 2022 on the Microsoft team app. More than 20 participants were present in the event including faculties and students.
The main aim to organize this event was to develop a sense of responsibility in nurturing the ecosystem through creative activities like “Best Out of Waste”. In today’s world reusing, reducing and recycling waste materials play an important role. Waste has to be looked upon as a global issue as it concerns proper sanitation. An excellent plan to reuse the waste will give room for the provision of potable food, water, shelter, communication and transport. Hence, utilizing the best from unwanted things has become a generic necessity of human life.
Students from different departments participated in this event where they prepared creative and innovative models and art items from different waste materials, which were then shown during the event. They used different reusable and recyclable waste materials like newspapers, shoe boxes, ice cream sticks and many more for creating an amazing and useful array. The values like preservation, recycling, conservation, reduction, reusing etc are imbibed on the young heart and minds by demonstrating this noble act to take care of the environment. 
Ms Himani from M.Sc. Physics showed a video and explained how we are degrading the environment by directly dumping plastic waste. Ms Anjali from B. Sc. Physics shared her ideas through her presentation where she highlighted the importance of reusing, reducing and recycling waste materials. Ms Aarti from B. Sc. Chemistry made her video on reusing waste materials. She made a pen stand using the waste plastic bottle and decorated it using waste packing paper. Mr. Yash Nagpal from B. A. The program shared his ideas through his presentation where he made some paper bags and also showed some data on preparing the paper and its uses. Ms Chandani Vij from B. A. Psychology made a birdhouse using the ice – cream sticks and some waste paper and shared her beautiful ideas through a presentation.
The students who were present during the event enjoyed and they also shared their ideas that this event helped them to realize the importance of recycling and reusing waste material available to them.