Treasure Chest 500
  • Rolle Building, Plymouth University

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Treasure Chest 500 is a project that tasks pupils (Year 10 upwards) from schools across the South West with transforming 500 units of unwanted product into something that could be sold or traded, creating impact while also demonstrating a sustainable approach to using physical resources and respecting the natural environment. 

Working with our partners from the business community, 50 young people were challenged to take 500 units of a product with the aim of re-purposing these products in another context. 

Given the sustainability element of this project these were typically products that would either be recycled or go direct to landfill.

This event was open to schools.

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