Students at Għargħur Primary School collected an average of 680 plastic caps each during the 2016 Irreċikla għall-Istrina Campaign, placing 1st amongst the schools forming part of Maria Regina College.
Our students collected a total of 91,167 caps, equivalent to 273.5 kilograms. This is almost double the amount of caps collected during the previous year. Għargħur Primary placed in the 31st place out of 144 participating schools in Malta and Gozo.
The caps collected by the students of Maria Regina College Għargħur Primary were added to the caps collected by other participating schools.
GreenPak reported that a total of 14 million caps where collected during the 2016 campaign. That’s a total weight of almost 48 tonnes, surpassing the amount of caps collected in 2015.
This collective effort meant a donation €20,000 to the Community Chest Fund. Well done to all!