Eco Club

Eco Club plays an important role in creating environmental awareness amongst the future generation. Eco-Clubs have been established in Government, Aided, Private, Public Schools and Colleges.

Convener:
Sri. G. P. Chakravarthi, Lecturer in Biotechnology

Objectives:

• Motivate the students to keep their surroundings green and clean by undertaking plantation of trees.
• Promote ethos of conservation of water by minimizing the use of water.
• Motivate students to imbibe habits and life style for minimum waste generation, source separation of waste and disposing the waste to the nearest storage point.
• Educate students to create awareness amongst public and sanitary workers, so as to stop the indiscriminate burning of waste which causes respiratory diseases.
• Sensitize the students to minimize the use of plastic bags, not to throw them in public places as they choke drains and sewers, cause water logging and provide breeding ground for mosquitoes.

Activities:
Plantation of medicinal plants in the Botanical garden