Rubbish Science is a very simple concept to try to make the world a better place. We need more creative problem solving thinkers in the world and less waste. If we use discarded rubbish to build things that solve problems and then test them scientifically we can achieve both of these aims.
Scientific literacy is a transferable skill that involves looking for evidence to inform decisions. We focus on simple experiments with real outcomes that usually involve multiple variables.
Ideally there should be no rubbish in the World, but the reality is that plastic refuse is everywhere. The aim is to create something useful whilst removing rubbish and increasing environmental awareness.
All communities have a culture of innovation, but often lack a systematic and scientific approach. By collaborating on real problems, we aim to empower communities to shape their own future .
Find out what we’ve been up to on our blog
Read about our latest projects